• Mueller, Lisel

    Lisel Mueller (1924 – 2020) was born in Hamburg. When she was 15 her family fled Nazi Germany and settled in America where she lived for the rest of her life. Her first collection was The Private Life (1975) and Alive Together: New & Selected Poems (1996) won a Pulitzer Prize. She was also a translator of German poetry.

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