It is with a deep sadness that we inform you of Dr. Stephen Stepanchev’s passing on April 23rd, 2017. He was 102 years old.
Dr. Stepanchev was our colleague here in the English Department, as well as having an accomplished career as a poet. He will be missed by many, many people.
For just a brief look at his poetic legacy, here’s a link to all the poems he published in The New Yorker over his career: