Peter Redgrove

Peter Redgrove

Peter Redgrove

Peter William Redgrove (1932- 2003) prolífico poeta inglés, que también escribió trabajos con su segunda esposa Penelope Shuttle sobre menstruación y salud femenina, novelas y obras de teatro.

Nació en Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey. Se formó en Taunton School, y Queens' College, Cambridge. En Cambridge fue editor de la revista Delta, y donde se relacionó con los poetas Ted Hughes yHarry Guest. Abandonó la Universidad en 1954 sin alcanzar un título, se casó con la escultora Barbara Sherlock, y comenzó a trabajar como redactor publicitario (Copywriter).

En Cambridge partició en el grupo de poesía de Philip Hobsbaum. Continuó participando cuando estos debates se trasladaron a Londres y fue miembro entonces de 'The Group'. Fue profesor en la Universidad de Buffalo en 1961/2, y fue Gregory Fellow en la Universidad de Leeds entre 1962 y 1965.

Su bibliografía suma cerca de treinta libros de poesía, entre los que destacan The Collector and Other Poems (1960), At the White Monument (1963), Dr. Faust’s Sea-Spiral Spirit and Other Poems (1972), Sons of my Skin (1975), The Weddings at Nether Powers (1979), In the Hall of the Saurians (1987), My Father’s Trapdoors (1994) y Assembling a Ghost (1996).

Fue premiado con la Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry en 1996.


  • The Collector (1959) poems
  • The Nature of Cold Weather and Other Poems (1961)
  • At The White Monument (1963) poemas
  • Poet's Playground 1963 (1963) editor
  • Universities Poetry 7 (1965) editor
  • The Force and Other Poems (1966)
  • The God-Trap (1966).
  • The Sermon: A Prose-Poem (1966)
  • New Poems 1967 (1968) editor conJohn Fuller, Harold Pinter
  • Penguin Modern Poets 11 (1968) con D. M. Black yD. M. Thomas
  • Peter Redgrove's work in progress 1968. Presentado por D. M. Thomas (1969)
  • The Old White Man: A Poem Adapted from a Chinese Tang Dynasty Story (1968?)
  • The Mother, the Daughter, and the Sighing Bridge (1970)
  • The Shirt, the Skull & the Grape (1970)
  • Lover Hating Lover. (1970). Broadside.
  • The Bedside Clock. (1971) Sycamore Broadsheet 15.
  • Love's Journeys (1971) poemas
  • Doctor Faust's Sea-Spiral Spirit & Other Poems (1972) poemas
  • Three Pieces for Voices (1972)
  • Two Poems (1972)
  • In the Country of the Skin (1973) novela
  • The Hermaphrodite Album (1973) con Penelope Shuttle
  • From the Reflections of Mr. Glass (1974)
  • A Romance, The Terror of Dr Treviles (1974) con Penelope Shuttle
  • Aesculapian Notes (1975)
  • Sons of My Skin: Selected Poems 1954-1974 (1975) editado por Marie Peel
  • Lamb and Thundercloud (1975) editor
  • The Glass Cottage (1976) fiction, con Penelope Shuttle
  • From Every Chink of the Ark (1977) poemas
  • Miss Carstairs Dressed for Blooding & Other Plays (1977).
  • Skull Event (1977)
  • Ten Poems (1977)
  • The Fortifiers, the Vitrifiers, and the Witches (1977)
  • Happiness (1978) poemas
  • The White, Night-Flying Moths Called Souls (1978)
  • The Wise Wound - Menstruation & Everywoman (1978) con Penelope Shuttle
  • New Poetry 5: An Arts Council Anthology (1979) editor con Jon Silkin
  • The Sleep of the Great Hypnotist: The Life and Death and Life After Death of a Modern Magician (1979) novela
  • The God of Glass: A Morality (1979)
  • The Weddings at Nether Powers (1979) poemas
  • The Beekeepers (1980) novela
  • The First Earthquake (1980)
  • The Apple Broadcast and Other New Poems (1981)
  • The Facilitators, or Mister Hole-in-the –Day (1982)
  • Cornwall in Verse (1983) editor
  • The Working of Water (1984)
  • Man Named East and other New Poems (1985)
  • The Explanation of the Two Visions (1985)
  • The Mudlark Poems & Grand Buveur (1986)
  • In the Hall of the Saurians (1987)
  • The Moon Disposes: Poems 1954— 1987 (1987)
  • The Black Goddess and the Sixth Sense (1987)
  • The One Who Set Out To Study Fear (1989)
  • Poems 1954 – 1987 (1989)
  • Dressed as for a Tarot Pack (1990) poemas
  • Under the Reservoir (1992) poemas
  • The Laborators (1993)
  • The Cyclopean Mistress: Selected Short Fiction 1960-1990 (1993)
  • My Father's Trapdoors (1994)
  • Alchemy for Women: Personal Transformation Through Dreams and the Female Cycle (1995) con Penelope Shuttle
  • Abyssophone (1995)
  • Assembling a Ghost (1996) poems
  • The Book of Wonders: The Best of Peter Redgrove's Poetry (1996) editado por Jeremy Robinson
  • Orchard End (1997) poemas
  • What the Black Mirror Saw: New Short Fiction and Prose Poetry (1997)
  • Selected Poems (1999)
  • From the Virgil Caverns (2002) poemas
  • Sheen (2003)

Libros traducidos al español

  • Para el ojo que duerme (2006) Traductor: Jordi Doce. Luis Burgos Arte del Siglo XX.
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