January 17, 1914 to August 28, 1993
- National Book Award for Poetry (1963)
- Library of Congress Consultant in Poetry (US Poet Laureate) (1970)
- Oregon Poet Laureate (1975-1990)
- Professor of English at Lewis & Clark College (1947-1979)
- Published over 60 volumes of poetry
Over 240 poems online
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The William Stafford Online Reader serves new readers and longtime scholars of Stafford, providing a central location for the best web content related to the poet's life and work.
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