Daniel Hoffman

Former poet laureate, Daniel Hoffman (1923—2013) published fourteen books of poetry, including The Whole Nine Yards, Beyond Silence, and Brotherly Love, a finalist for both the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. His honors include the Arthur Anse prize for “a distinctive poet” from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and, from the Sewanee Review, the Aiken-Taylor Award for Contemporary American Poetry. He was the author of many critical studies, including Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe, also a National Book Award finalist. He taught at Swarthmore College and at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was the Felix Schelling Professor of English Emeritus.


Beyond Silence - Cover
Beyond Silence
Darkening Water - Cover
Darkening Water
Faulkner's Country Matters - Cover
Faulkner's Country Matters
Hang-Gliding from Helicon - Cover
Hang-Gliding from Helicon
Middens of the Tribe - Cover
Middens of the Tribe
Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe - Cover
Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe Poe
Private Perry and Mister Poe - Cover
Private Perry and Mister Poe
The Whole Nine Yards - Cover
The Whole Nine Yards
Next to Last Words - Cover
Next to Last Words