Susan Howe

United States

Susan Howe Bio

Who is Susan Howe

One of the greatest figure in literary work. She is poet, scholar, essayist and critic from America. Usually her poem consists of postmodern style.

Early Life (Childhood)

Native of Boston, Massachusetts and moved to Cambridge. Her parents are Mark DeWolfe Howe and Mary Manning. Graduated from Boston Museum School of Fine Arts.

Interesting Facts

Howe is also a painter. She was the professor of University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. One of the member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Personal Life

Married for three times. First she was married to Harvey Quaytman then David von Schlegell. Her third husband was Peter Hewitt Hare. She has two children.


Won Bollingen Prize in American Poetry in 2011.