Denise Levertov entry: Overview screen.
24 October 1923
DL was born at Ilford
, the younger—by nine years—of two sisters.
20 December 1997
DL, British-born American poet, died in Seattle
of complications following lymphoma.
By 29 March 1999
DL's This Great Unknowing: Last Poems
appeared posthumously, edited by Paul Lacey, her literary executor.