Proses: SELECTED ESSAYS, REVIEWS, AND CONVERSATION
Copper Canyon Press, 1993 - 194 Seiten
Proses has been selected as the inaugural volume in the Copper Canyon Press Writing Re: Writing series, each annual volume to be a major collection of essays on poetry by a leading poet. In these essays and reviews, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet assays the work of many contemporary poets including Hayden Carruth, Denise Levertov, James Merrill, Louise Bogan, Robert Creeley, Marge Piercy, John Berryman and others. She offers the first major American assessment of the English poet John Clare, and discusses the influence of Alexander Pope on her own poetry. She also contributes a major autobiographical essay. If the subjects and occasions of her prose on poets and poetry are eclectic, they onetheless provide a sweeping insight into the depth of her passion, intelligence and imagination.
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We had one psychopath in seventh grade , Miss Mead , who warped several
generations of children before being committed to the madhouse , but the rest
were , by and large , angels . Miss Odell , my first - grade teacher , had taught the
And Miss Odell , like most of my teachers then and later , loved me back . I was
reading fluently when I entered school , and I had been trained to read aloud as
well . My classmates divided roughly into thirds : one - third middle - class
So for the next few years I had to rely on lucky accidents rather than learned skills
. In my sophomore year , however , I wrote a poem which I thought good enough
to submit to the college literary magazine . Miss Liddell , the adviser , an elderly ...
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This volume of essays and criticism by Pultizer Prize winner Kizer introduces a new series, "Writing Re: Writing''--a dry name for what will prove, if the first book is any indication, a lively series ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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