Wallace Stevens

Wallace Stevens (1879-1955) was awarded the Bollingen Prize in Poetry by the Yale University Library in 1949. In 1951 he won the National Book Award in Poetry for "The Auroras of Autumn"; he won it a second time for "The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens", which was also awarded the 1955 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. Editor Holly Stevens was his daughter. Poet Richard Howard is University Professor of English at the University of Houston.

Personality Profile For Wallace Stevens

Wallace Stevens

The following is a personality profile of Wallace Stevens based on his work.

Wallace Stevens is shrewd and somewhat insensitive.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is calm under pressure as well: he handles unexpected events calmly and effectively. But, Wallace Stevens is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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