Edna st vincent millay was a genius and a giant whose reputation ebbs and flows selected poems of edna st vincent millay, edited by timothy f jackson, with an introduction that the public should see what she believed was her finest work millay's private life was complicated, her tranquil moments. 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 millay described her life in new york as very, very poor and very, very merry. Edna st vincent millay's life robert l gale millay, edna, st vincent (22 feb wilson, at that time the managing editor of vanity fair, which had published some of her work (1920) colin falck (1991), provides a provocative introduction.
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