Green Movement Poets

Green Movement Poets

by Rosemary Reisman

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Overview

Green Movement Poets is a single-volume reference that contains selected essays from Critical Survey of Poetry, Fourth Edition. Every article in this set was carefully selected by our editors to provide the best information available about the topic covered. The essays in Green Movement Poets Poets discuss such influential poets as Ralph Waldo Emerson, Joy Harjo, Mary Oliver, Walt Whitman, and William Butler Yeats. See below for the complete Table of Contents.

Green Movement Poets Table of Contents

Ecopoetry and Nature Poets
Green Movement Poets
Ammons, A. R.
Berry, Wendell
Emerson, Ralph Waldo
Galvin, Brendan
Grennan, Eamon
Haines, John Meade
Harjo, Joy
Harrison, Jim
Jeffers, Robinson
Merwin, W. S.
Oliver, Mary
Ortiz, Simon
Rogers, Pattiann
Snyder, Gary
Wagoner, David
Whitman, Walt
Wordsworth, William
Wormser, Baron
Yeats, William Butler

About Critical Survey of Poetry
Completely updated and expanded, Critical Survey of Poetry, Fourth Edition profiles major poets throughout history and the world, including analyses of their significant individual poems or collections. This new edition includes all poets from the previous edition and adds 145 new ones, covering 843 poets in total.

All the original essays were evaluated for their currency, and 133 of them were replaced or given substantial revision, in most cases by the original contributor. The sections "Other literary forms," "Achievements," "Biography," and "Analysis" were updated to include recent developments: new titles or awards, changes in residence or employment, and shifts in critical and popular reception. For these essays, material on one or more specific poems or collections was added.

For all essays, the bibliographies--lists of the poet's works and sources for further consultation--were revised to provide readers with the latest information. Every overview essay and its bibliography was brought up to date as well.

Essays begin with full data on dates and places of birth and death, and a list of the poet's "Principal Poetry." Next is a brief overview of "Other literary forms" and two longer sections, "Achievements" and "Biography." The longest section, "Analysis," discusses the poet's work and examines several poems. The final section includes a listing of other major works and a bibliography containing up-to-date resources. All essays are signed by the academics and other experts who wrote them.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014228145
Publisher: Salem Press
Publication date: 09/06/2011
Series: Critical Survey of Poetry , #6
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 250
File size: 679 KB

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