Edna St. Vincent Millay
Edna St. Vincent Millay (February 22, 1892 – October 19, 1950) was an American poet and playwright. She received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1923, the third woman to win the award for poetry, and was also known for her feminist activism. She used the pseudonym Nancy Boyd for her prose work. The poet Richard Wilbur asserted, "She wrote some of the best sonnets of the century."
Birth and Death Data: Born February 22nd, 1892 (Rockland), Died October 18th, 1950 (New York)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1931
Roles Represented in DAHR: author, speaker, librettist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||CVE-43613||12-in.||4/5/1928||Oh, Caesar, great wert thou!||Lawrence Tibbett||Baritone vocal solo, with chorus and orchestra||librettist|
|Victor||CVE-43614||12-in.||4/5/1928||Nay, Maccus, lay him down||Lawrence Tibbett||Baritone vocal solo, with chorus and orchestra||librettist|
|Victor||BRC-Test-1114||10-in.||4/8/1931||Sonnet [from Fatal interview]||Edna St. Vincent Millay||Recitation||speaker, author|
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Millay, Edna St. Vincent. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102379.
"Millay, Edna St. Vincent." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 August 2020.
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