Guy Davenport

Guy Davenport

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GUY DAVENPORT was born in South Carolina and lived for more than forty years in Lexington, Kentucky, where he died in 2005. The author of more than twenty books, including Geography of the Imagination, Ecologues, and The Death of Picasso, he was also a distinguished professor at the University of Kentucky and a MacArthur Fellow in 1990.

 

 

 

 

 

He is the author of:

Objects on a Table: Harmonious Disarray in Art and Literature
The Death of Picasso: New and Selected Writing
The Hunter Gracchus And Other Papers on Literature and Art
The Logia of Yeshua: The Sayings of Jesus
The Guy Davenport Reader