Forging Fame: The Strange Career of Scharmel Iris

Forging Fame: The Strange Career of Scharmel Iris

by Craig Abbott

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780875803760
Publisher: Northern Illinois University Press
Publication date: 07/28/2007
Edition description: 1
Pages: 204
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Craig Abbott, a professor emeritus of Northern Illinois University, is author of several studies on modern American poetry.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Illustrations
Preface
1. Youth of Genius, 1889-1913
2. New Poet, 1913-1922
3. Apparitional Schemer, 1923-1939
4. Nonpublishing Poet, 1940-1949
5. Resurrected Genius, 1950-1953
6. International Poet in Residence, 1954-1959
7. Autobiographer, 1950s and 1960s
8. Local Celebrity, 1960-1967
Notes
Index

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