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Deutsch, Babette, 1895-1982

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1895 - 1982

Babette Deutsch was born on September 22, 1895 in New York City. She graduated from Barnard College in 1917. Deutsch began publishing poems in magazines such as the "North American Review" and the "New Republic," while she was still a student at Barnard.During the 1940s, 1950s and into the 1960s, Deutsch taugt at Columbia University. Publications include "One Part Love" (1939), "A Brittle Heaven" (1926), and "Walt Whitman: Builder for America" (1941). Deutsch was also a translator whose translations included "Eugene Onegin" by Alexander Pushkin and "Two Centuries of Russian Verse." She died on November 13, 1982.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Babette Deutsch manuscripts

MS-227
 Collection
Identifier: MS-227
Overview Babette Deutsch (1895-1982), writer. The collection contains the the draft of a poem entitled Peace in Our Time" and the typescript with handwritten corrections of two novels, "Mask of Silenus" and "Rogue's Legacy."