E.E. Cummings (1894-1962) has been called the major American poet of the middle twentieth-century. A centennial edition of the entire body of his work, E.E. Cummings Complete Poems 1904-1962, was published in 1994.
Marc Chagall (1887-1985) is one of the most outstanding painters of modern times. His work is featured in the public collection of major art museums in New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, France, England, Israel, Switzerland, Italy, Sweden, Japan, Finland, and Germany.