American Poets Say Goodbye to the Twentieth Century

American Poets Say Goodbye to the Twentieth Century


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The editors of this anthology asked more than one hundred American poets from divergent backgrounds and literary traditions the following question: How would you say goodbye to the 20th century? Writers both new and established are represented here, including Paul Auster, Charles Bukowski, Robert Creeley, Allen Ginsberg, Maxine Kumin, Carolyn Kizer, Charles Simic, David Trinidad, and Anne Waldman.

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ISBN-13: 9781568580685
Publisher: Avalon Publishing Group
Publication date: 05/17/1996
Pages: 418
Product dimensions: 5.37(w) x 8.21(h) x 1.12(d)

About the Author

A poet, novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and commentator for NPR's All Things Considered, ANDREI CODRESCU is the MacCurdy Distinguished Professor of English at Louisiana State University and the editor of the literary journal Exquisite Corpse.

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