Marie Borroff

Marie Borroff was a scholar, poet, translator, and a Sterling Professor of English at Yale University.
Detail from The Flood of Noah (Genesis 7:11-24), ms W.106.3R, Walters Art Museum.
Poetry

Noah’s Flood

The Gawain Poet,
Marie Borroff
July 1, 2004
A stack of old issues of The Yale Review. Courtesy Pentagram
Books

The Achievement of Norman Maclean

Marie Borroff
April 1, 1994
Detail of a microchip
Essays

Creativity, Poetic Language, and the Computer

What's distinctly human about writing a poem?
Marie Borroff
June 1, 1971
Graphic with lyres. Illustration by Laura Padilla Castellanos
Poetry

Ars Poetica

Marie Borroff
April 1, 1948
Two hands reaching toward each other. Illustration by Laura Padilla Castellanos
Poetry

Next Moment

Marie Borroff
April 1, 1948