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Preferences: 51 American poets choose poems from their own work and from the past.

Commentary on the choices and an introd. by Richard Howard.

by Howard, Richard

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- 20th century.,
  • Poetry -- Collections.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhotos. of the poets by Thomas Victor.
    ContributionsHoward, Richard, 1929-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS613 .P7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 323 p.
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5298413M
    ISBN 100670572845
    LC Control Number72078980

      Roses are red, Violets are I guess I should leave the love poems to the experts. And there are so many experts to choose from. Since there’s been poetry, there’s been love r it’s the love of friendship described between Gilgamesh and Enkidu or the romantic love Homer describes between Penelope and Odysseus or Paris and himself, poets have been writing about love for a Author: Alison Doherty. CCR.L (READING) Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity: By the end of the year read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6 – 8 text complexity band proficiently. With scaffolding as needed at the end of the range. (Connection to EU and EQ – students will engage in range of reading poetry by using sensory images, movement, sound, voice.

    36 Life Changing Poems Everyone Should Read "This was probably the first poem to make me think deeply about poetry (when I was a child of course!). and when one of my co-workers gave me. The Modern American Poetry Site is a comprehensive learning environment and scholarly forum for the study of modern and contemporary American poetry. MAPS welcomes submissions of original essays and teaching materials related to MAPS poets and the Anthology of Modern American Poetry.

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