Sylvia Plath

Plath in July 1961,<br>at her [[Chalcot Square]] flat in London Sylvia Plath (; October 27, 1932 – February 11, 1963) was an American poet, novelist, and short-story writer. She is credited with advancing the genre of confessional poetry and is best known for two of her published collections, ''The Colossus and Other Poems'' (1960) and ''Ariel'' (1965), as well as ''The Bell Jar'', a semi-autobiographical novel published shortly before her death in 1963. ''The Collected Poems'' were published in 1981, which included previously unpublished works. For this collection Plath was awarded a Pulitzer Prize in Poetry in 1982, making her the fourth to receive this honour posthumously.

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Plath studied at Smith College in Massachusetts and at Newnham College in Cambridge, England. She married fellow poet Ted Hughes in 1956, and they lived together in the United States and then in England. Their relationship was tumultuous and, in her letters, Plath alleges abuse at his hands. They had two children before separating in 1962.

Plath was clinically depressed for most of her adult life, and was treated multiple times with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). She killed herself in 1963. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1966
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1982
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1972
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1976
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1979
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 2004
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by Plath, Sylvia
Published 2017
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by Plath, Sylvia
Published 2013
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1968
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 2013
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by Plath, Sylvia.
Published 1996
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by Matovich, Richard M., 1936-
Published 1986
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by Kyle, Barry.
Published 1977
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by Saariaho, Kaija
Published 2004
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Published 1988
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