Terrence Des Pres

Do you like this poet?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Terrence Des Pres (born 1939 Effingham, Illinois - November 16, 1987 Hamilton, New York) was an American writer, and Holocaust scholar.


Terrence Des Pres graduated from Southeast Missouri State College in 1962. He went on to complete graduate degrees in philosophy at Washington University in St. Louis. He spent time with John Nathan at Harvard University as Harvard ... more »

Click here to add this poet to your My Favorite Poets.


more quotations »
  • ''One difference between Nazi and Soviet camps was that in the latter dying was a slower process.''
    Terrence Des Pres (1939-1987), U.S. writer. The Survivor, ch. 7, "Radical Nakedness," Oxford University Press (1976).
Read more quotations »

Comments about Terrence Des Pres

There is no comment submitted by members..
[Report Error]