Paul Engle

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Hall of Fame
1973

MA (1932); won the Yale Series of Younger Poets prize for Worn Earth, a collection of poems (1932); served as director of the Iowa Writers' Workshop (1941-1966); served on the National Council of Arts (1965-1971); co-nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize (1976); co-founded the UI's International Writing Program (1967) and co-directed it (1967-1977). Deceased.