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Hugh MacDiarmid

Hugh MacDiarmidAKA Christopher Murray Grieve

Born: 11-Aug-1892
Birthplace: Langholm, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Died: 9-Sep-1978
Location of death: Edinburgh, Scotland
Cause of death: Cancer - other

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Poet

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle

    High School: Langholm Academy
    University: University of Edinburgh

Author of books:
Sangschaw (1925, poetry)
Penny Wheep (1926, poetry)
A Drunk Man Looks at the Thistle (1926, poetry)
To Circumjack Cencrastus (1930, poetry)
First Hymn to Lenin (1931, poetry)
Second Hymn to Lenin (1932, poetry)
Scots Unbound (1932, poetry)
Stony Limits (1934, poetry)
Lucky Poet (1943, memoir)
A Kist of Whistles (1947, poetry)
In Memoriam James Joyce (1955, poetry)
Collected Poems (1962, poetry)
The Company I've Kept (1966, memoir)
Complete Poems (1974, poetry)
Aesthetics in Scotland (1984, criticism)
The Letters of Hugh MacDiarmid (1986, letters)

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