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William Stafford was born in Hutchinson, Kansas, on January 17, 1914. He received a BA and an MA from the University of Kansas at Lawrence and, in 1954, a PhD from the University of Iowa. During the Second World War, Stafford was a conscientious objector and worked in the civilian public service camps—an experience he recorded in the prose memoir.
Fifteen. William Stafford 1966. Author Biography. Poem Text. Poem Summary. Themes. Style. Historical Context. Critical Overview. Criticism. Sources. For Further Study “Fifteen” is part of the fourth book of Stafford’s poems, The Rescued Year, published in 1966. Many of the poems in the collection are dramas of the human past which attempt to recapture an event or to confront its having.
Traveling Through the Dark by William Stafford - Poetry Essay Assignment “Traveling Through the Dark” ,by William Stafford, is a poem about a moral dilemma about the nature of death and the sadness that comes of it. The situation intensifies when a man, the driver of this truck, is driving late at night and sees this deer on the side of the road. Pulling over he seeing that’s this deer.
Stafford describes chilly nights on the outside of taverns in Wyoming, where large pickup trucks and semis are left idle, letting off puffs of powdered snow every now and then. Those who own these vehicles remain inside for hours on end, trying to forget how many miles they have travelled, and how many they still must. They aim to forget the circular plains; the dreary, empty town that lies.
William Howard Stafford has written: 'The speech of William late Lord Viscount Stafford, on the scaffold on Tower-Hill, immediately before his execution, Wednesday, Decemb. 29. 1680' -- subject(s.
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William Stafford was born on January 17, 1914 and died on August 28, 1993. William Stafford would have been 79 years old at the time of death or 101 years old today.