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George Rolfe Humphries (November 20, 1894 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – April 22, 1969 in Redwood City, California) was a poet, translator, and teacher. An alumnus of Towanda High School, Humphries graduated cum laude from Amherst College in 1915. He was a first lieutenant machine gunner in World War I, from 1917-1918. In 1925, he married Helen Ward Spencer.
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He earned a BA at Amherst College and was a mentor to poet Theodore Roethke and friends with the writers Louise Bogan and Edmund Wilson. Interested in Welsh formal constraints, Humphries explored loss and the natural world. He translated Federico García Lorca’s The Poet in New York (1940), Virgil’s Aeneid (1951), Ovid’s Metamorphoses (1960), and Lucretius’s On the Nature of Things (1969), which was a finalist for the National Book Award. His correspondence is gathered in Poets, Poetics, and Politics: America’s Literary Community Viewed from the Letters of Rolfe Humphries, 1910–1969 (1992).
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George Rolfe Humphries (born November 20, 1894 - April 22, 1969) was an American poet, translator, and teacher. Humphries was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He attended Towanda High School, and graduated cum laude from Amherst College in 1915. He was a first lieutenant machine gunner in World War I in 1917-1918. In 1925 he married Helen Ward Spencer. He taught Latin in secondary schools in San Francisco, New York City, and Long Island through 1957. From 1957 to 1965, he taught at Amherst College.
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