James Dickey

James Dickey - Slick Cat Books

February 2, 1923 - January 19, 1997
American poet, novelist, critic, lecturer and professor
Author of "Into the Stone and Other Poems", "Drowning with Others" (which led to a Guggenheim Fellowship), "Buckdancer's Choice" (for which he was a finalist for the National Book Award for Poetry in 1965) and  "Deliverance"
Appointed the 18th Poet Laureate of the United States in 1966

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