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Joseph Brodsky

Joseph Brodsky

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1987


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Name: Joseph Brodsky
Birth: 24 May 1940, Leningrad (now Saint Petersburg), USSR (now Russia)
Death: 28 January 1996, New York, NY, USA
Residence at the time of the award: USA
Prize motivation: "for an all-embracing authorship, imbued with clarity of thought and poetic intensity"
Field: poetry