By Mary Ellen Snodgrass
This literary significant other incorporates you into the lives and poetic strains of forty-one of America's so much well-known poets from the final century. From renowned favorites akin to Robert Frost and Carl Sandburg to the extra esoteric T. S. Eliot and Ezra Pound, this instruction manual additionally introduces you to dwelling poets, resembling Rita Dove, who're nonetheless inscribing their locations in literary heritage. The ebook opens with an method of interpreting poetry, and every author-specific bankruptcy contains sections dedicated to leader Works, dialogue and learn themes, and a particular Bibliography.Complete record of authors coated during this complete consultant: Edgar Lee Masters, Edward Arlington Robinson, Robert Frost, Amy Lowell, Carl Sandburg, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, Ezra Pound, Hilda Doolittle (H. D.), Robinson Jeffers, Marianne Moore, T. S. Eliot, John Crowe Ransom, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Jean Toomer, Louise Bogan, Hart Crane, Allen Tare, Sterling Brown, Langston Hughes, Count?e Cullen, Elizabeth Bishop, John Berryman, Randall Jarrell, Gwendolyn Brooks, Robert Lowell, Richard Wilbur, James Dickey, Denise Levertov, A.R. Ammons, Allen Ginsberg, W. S. Merwin, James Wright, Anne Sexton, Adrienne wealthy, Sylvia Plath, Amiri Baraka, Wendy Rose, pleasure Harjo, Rita Dove, Cathy music
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At age 13, to aid a charity, she published a volume of juvenilia, Dream Drops, or Stories from Fairyland (1887), a token of the late-blooming artistry yet to emerge. Lowell traveled across Europe before settling in the family manor, Sevenels, in 1903. Lowell published her first sonnet, “A Fixed Idea,” in Atlantic Monthly in 1910, followed by three more submissions and the translation of a play by Alfred de Musset, staged at a Boston theater. Acclaimed for Keatsian verse in A Dome of Many-Colored Glass (1912), Lowell stopped mimicking other poets’ styles in 1914 and developed an independent voice, in part influenced by Ezra Pound, H.
McFarland, 1997. MEYERS, JEFFREY. Robert Frost: A Biography. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996. MORRISON, KATHLEEN. Robert Frost: A Pictorial Chronicle. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1974. 30 SKOW, JOHN. ” Time, August 12, 1974, 74. THOMPSON, LAWRANCE, and R. H. WINNICK. Robert Frost, the Later Years, 1938–1963. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1976. ———. Robert Frost, the Years of Triumph, 1915–1938. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1970. ———, eds. Selected Letters of Robert Frost. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1964.
And Bryher moved to Lake Geneva, which remained their home. Mature verse colors H. ’s collections: the life-affirming meditations in Hymen (1921), Heliodora and Other Poems (1924), and Collected Poems of H. D. (1925), the beginning of the poet’s critical and popular success and literary independence. Subsequent publications display self-confidence and growing feminism: an experimental autobiography, HERmione (1927), a verse tragedy dramatically entitled Hippolytus Temporizes: A Play in Three Acts (1927), Red Roses for Bronze (1932), and a translation of Euripides’s tragedy Ion (1937).
American Poets of the 20th Century (Cliffs Notes) by Mary Ellen Snodgrass