Allen Tate Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Allen Tate.

  • 4 Biographies
  • 41 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

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Biographies (4)

559 words, approx. 2 pages
Allen Tate (1899-1979), American poet, critic, biographer, and editor, was a founder and editor of the Fugitive. John Crowe Ransom, Robert Penn Warren, and Cleanth Brooks were also part of the Fugitiv... Read more
2,884 words, approx. 10 pages
John Orley Allen Tate was born in Clark County, Kentucky. After an uneven preparatory education, he entered Vanderbilt University in September 1918. During the course of his studies, he became a stude... Read more
6,915 words, approx. 24 pages
The phrase "man of letters," so often used in praise of Allen Tate, may suggest by its near-obsolescence that Tate and his work belong to the past, perhaps to the Old South, not to the late-twentieth ... Read more
5,940 words, approx. 20 pages
The breadth of Allen Tate's publications and other activities is almost astonishing. He was a poet, critic, novelist, playwright, reviewer, editor, translator, bibliographer, lecturer, and teacher. Hi... Read more
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