Edward Stachura

Edward Stachura: Timeline

1937 - Born in Charvieu, France
1948 - Family moves to Poland
1952 - Finishes grade school in Aleksandrów Kujawski
1956 - Finishes high school in Gdynia
1957 - Publishes first poems
1959 - Enrolls at the Catholic University of Lublin
1960 - Enrolls at Warsaw University, majoring in Romance Philology
1962 - Publishes Jedeń dzień (One Day - short stories)
1963 - Publishes Dużo ognia (Lots of Fire - a poem cycle)
1965 - Graduates with MA in Romance Philology
1966 - Travels in Yugoslavia
1966 - Publishes Falując na wietrze (Waving in the Wind - short stories)
1968 - Publishes Przystępuję do ciebie (I Come Close to You - a poem cycle)
1968 - Publishes Po ogrodzie niech hula szarańcza (Let the Locust Hold Sway in the Garden)
1969 - Studies in Mexico on a twelve-month scholarship funded by the Mexican government
1969 - Publishes Cala jaskrawość (All the Brightness - a novel)
1971 - Publishes Siekierezada (Axing - a novel)
1971 - Travels in the Middle East
1972 - Travels in Norway
1973 - Travels in Switzerland and France
1975 - Publishes Wszystko jest poezja (Everything Is Poetry - prose)
1975 - Publishes "Kropka nad ypsylonem" ("A Dot over Ypsylon" - a poem)
1975 - Travels in the United States, Canada and Mexico
1977 - Publishes Się (prose)
1978 - Publishes Missa pagana (a poem cycle)
1979 - Publishes Fabula rasa (prose)
1979 - Dies in Warsaw