Awards & Winners

William Stafford

Date of Birth 17-January-1914
Place of Birth Hutchinson
(Reno County, Kansas, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as William Edgar Stafford, Stafford, William, William E. Stafford
Profession Writer, Poet
  • I have woven a parachute out of everything broken.
William Edgar Stafford was an American poet and pacifist, and the father of poet and essayist Kim Stafford. He was appointed the twentieth Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1970.

Awards by William Stafford

Check all the awards nominated and won by William Stafford.


National Book Award for Poetry
Honored for : Traveling Through the Dark

Nominations 1963 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
National Book Award for Poetry Traveling Through the Dark