Edmund Wilson

United States literary critic (1895-1972)
Syn: ↑Wilson
Instance Hypernyms: ↑literary critic

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  • Edmund Wilson — (* 8. Mai 1895 in Red Bank, New Jersey; † 12. Juni 1972) war ein US amerikanischer Schriftsteller und Literaturkritiker. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Edmund Wilson — (May 8, 1895 ndash; June 12 1972) was an American writer and literary critic. Most experts considered Wilson the preeminent American literary critic of his day.Early lifeEdmund Wilson was born in Red Bank, New Jersey. His father, Edmund Wilson,… …   Wikipedia

  • Edmund Wilson — Activités Écrivain, journaliste Naissance 8 mai 1895 Décès 12 juin 1972 Edmund Wilson ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Edmund Wilson, Sr. — Edmund Wilson, Sr. (December 15, 1863 – May 15, 1923) was an American lawyer who served as the Attorney General of New Jersey from 1908 until 1914. He was the father of literary critic Edmund Wilson. Wilson was born in Shrewsbury, New Jersey in… …   Wikipedia

  • Edmund Wilson — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Edmund Wilson (8 de mayo de 1895 – 12 de junio de 1972) fue un escritor estadounidense que destacó como crítico literario y como eslavista. Contenido 1 Trayectoria 2 Amistades …   Wikipedia Español

  • Edmund — or Edmond [ed′mənd] n. 〚OE Eadmund < ead (see EDGAR1) + mund, hand, protection: see MANUAL〛 a masculine name: dim. Ed, Ned * * * (849–870) a …   Universalium

  • Wilson (Familienname) — Wilson ist ein englischer Familienname. Herkunft und Bedeutung Der Name bedeutet Sohn des Wil. Somit handelt es sich um einen patronymisch gebildeten Namen. Verbreitung 1990 war Wilson in den USA der achthäufigste Familienname.[1] Varianten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wilson — Wilson, Angus Wilson, Charles Thompson Rees Wilson, Colin Wilson, Colin St. John Wilson, Henry Maitland Wilson, James Harold Wilson, John Wilson, Kenneth …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • WILSON (E.) — Pendant un demi siècle, Wilson a dominé intellectuellement la scène littéraire aux États Unis, interprétant pour ses contemporains les multiples aspects des grands courants artistiques, sociaux et politiques qui ont modifié le visage de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Wilson, Edmund — born May 8, 1895, Red Bank, N.J., U.S. died June 12, 1972, Talcottville, N.Y. U.S. critic and essayist. He attended Princeton University and initially worked as a reporter and magazine editor. Much of his writing, in which he probed diverse… …   Universalium

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