And Know This Place: Poetry of Indiana

And Know This Place: Poetry of Indiana

by Jenny Kander, C. E. Greer
     
 

A collection of the best from Hoosier poets from the days of James Whitcomb Riley and Jessamyn West to such contemporary masters of the craft as former Indiana Poet Laureate Norbert Krapf, Jared Carter, Etheridge Knight, and Mary Ellen Solt. As Kander and Greer note in the book's preface: "Our central criterion for selection was quality of the writing, and we

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A collection of the best from Hoosier poets from the days of James Whitcomb Riley and Jessamyn West to such contemporary masters of the craft as former Indiana Poet Laureate Norbert Krapf, Jared Carter, Etheridge Knight, and Mary Ellen Solt. As Kander and Greer note in the book's preface: "Our central criterion for selection was quality of the writing, and we chose those poems which cover the spectrum of experience in both place and time, in settings from city streets to wilderness tracks, covering the state from Goshen in the north to Floyd's Knobs by the Ohio River, and from Gessie on the Illinois line to Cottage Grove a hundred and fifty miles east."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780871952929
Publisher:
Indiana Historical Society
Publication date:
04/28/2011
Pages:
383
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

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