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.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 23
But I truly remember Vachel's great gusts of laughter ; it was an extraordinarily
loud , braying laugh that must have echoed for miles across the valley - and his
nonstop , uninterruptible discourse . What a talker the man was ! I have noted
I remember Vachel reading her letters aloud ; I remember Mother saying that
Vachel wrote what was , to her , his best poem , “ The Chinese Nightingale , ” on
our living - room sofa . I remember Mother reading aloud to me the translations of
I remember walking home from school up Second Street , with its large houses
and wide green lawns , the spidery sprinklers turning lazily in the sunlight ,
hearing the voice of Hitler from the open windows : that harsh , hypnotic terrifying
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Proses: on poems & poetsNutzerbericht - Not Available - Book Verdict
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
THE STORIES OF MY LIFE I
8 weitere Abschnitte werden nicht angezeigt.
Jarrell, Bishop, Lowell, & Co: Middle-generation Poets in Context
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - 2003
The Cambridge History of American Literature: Volume 8, Poetry and Criticism ...
Cyrus R. K. Patell
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - 1994