Discipline: Literature – poetry

Virginia Moore

Discipline: Literature – poetry
Region: Libertyville, IL
MacDowell fellowships: 1925
Virginia Moore (1903-1993) was born in Omaha. She earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy from Hollins College in Roanoke, Va., and a master's degree and a doctorate in philosophy from Columbia University. She began her career as a poet, publishing three volumes of lyric verse: Not Poppy (1926), Sweet Water and Bitter (1929), and Homer's Golden Chain (1937). She was on the board of the Jefferson-Madison Regional Library and the Scottsville Museum.


New Hampshire

Virginia Moore worked in the New Hampshire studio.

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