American Poetry: The Twentieth Century, Volume 1: Henry Adams to Dorothy Parker

American Poetry: The Twentieth Century, Volume 1: Henry Adams to Dorothy Parker

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ISBN-13: 9781883011772
Publisher: Library of America
Publication date: 04/01/2000
Series: Library of America Series
Pages: 1000
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.25(h) x 1.26(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Robert Hass is one of America's most acclaimed poets, winner of both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. He was poet laureate of the United States from 1995 to 1997.

John Hollander (1929–2013) published nearly two dozen books of poetry, including Selected Poetry (1993), Figurehead (1999), and A Draft of Light (2008), as well as five books of criticism. He received the Bollingen Prize and a MacArthur Fellowship, and was Sterling Professor of English at Yale University.

Carolyn Kizer (1925-2014) was the author of more than a dozen works of poetry, prose, and translation. She won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1985.

Nathaniel Mackey is a poet, novelist, anthologist, literary critic, and editor. He is the Reynolds Price Professor of Creative Writing at Duke University and a Chancellor of The Academy of American Poets.

Marjorie Perloff teaches courses and writes on twentieth and twenty-first century poetry and poetics. She is Professor Emerita of English at Stanford University and Florence R. Scott Professor of English Emerita at the University of Southern California.

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American Poetry: The Twentieth Century, Volume 1: Henry Adams to Dorothy Parker 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
lesengern More than 1 year ago
had this out of the library for a month; not enough. it's something I want to dip into now and then over long term. Bought v. 1 and 2, looking forward to v. 3.