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The Resource Poetry in person : twenty-five years of conversation with America's poets, edited and with an introduction by Alexander Neubauer ; postscript by Robert Polito

Poetry in person : twenty-five years of conversation with America's poets, edited and with an introduction by Alexander Neubauer ; postscript by Robert Polito

Label
Poetry in person : twenty-five years of conversation with America's poets
Title
Poetry in person
Title remainder
twenty-five years of conversation with America's poets
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Alexander Neubauer ; postscript by Robert Polito
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From Maxine Kumin in 1973 to Eamon Grennan in 1996, including Amy Clampitt, Marilyn Hacker, Paul Muldoon, Nobel laureate Derek Walcott, and U.S. poet laureates Robert Hass, Robert Pinsky, Louise Gluck, and Charles Simic, "Poetry in Person" follows an extraordinary range of poets as they create their poems and offers numerous illustrations of the original drafts, which bring their processes to light
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS617
LC item number
.P64 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Neubauer, Alexander
  • Polito, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • Poets, American
  • Poets, American
  • Poetry
  • Poetics
Label
Poetry in person : twenty-five years of conversation with America's poets, edited and with an introduction by Alexander Neubauer ; postscript by Robert Polito
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published by Alfred A. Knopf in 2010
  • "This is a Borzoi Book"-- Verso t.p
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
For my son on the highways of his mind ; Sperm / Maxine Kumin, November 14, 1973 -- Meditation at Lagunitas / Robert Hass, December 14, 1977 -- Dream drumming / Muriel Rukeyser, February 22, 1978 -- You can have it / Philip Levine, March 29, 1978 -- For my mother ; Autumnal ; World breaking apart / Louise Glück, February 28, 1979 -- Poem for South African women / June Jordan, March 21, 1979 -- Mirabell: books of number / James Merrill, May 23, 1979 -- The hang-glider's daughter / Marilyn Hacker, April 15, 1980 -- Little sleep's-head sprouting hair in the moonlight / Galway Kinnell, March 24, 1981 -- XLVIII / Derek Walcott, May 5, 1982 -- Black buttercups / Amy Clampitt, February 22, 1983 -- chemotherapy / Lucille Clifton, May 3, 1983 -- Against starlings / Stanley Plumly, April 29, 1986 -- Medusa / C.K. Williams, March 1, 1988 -- The hunt / Molly Peacock, April 7, 1992 -- The want bone / Robert Pinsky, November 16, 1993 -- Wild gratitude / Edward Hirsch, October 2, 1993 -- Confessional / Frank Bidart, March 1, 1994 -- My father's body / William Matthews, March 29, 1994 -- Cows / Paul Muldoon, March 14, 1995 -- The cleaving / Li-Young Lee, March 29, 1995 -- Official inquiry among the grains of sand / Charles Simic, April 19, 1995 -- Ants / Eamon Grennan, March 15, 1996 -- Postscript: Pearl London / Robert Polito
Control code
727106538
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xviii, 343 pages
Isbn
9780375711756
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)727106538
Label
Poetry in person : twenty-five years of conversation with America's poets, edited and with an introduction by Alexander Neubauer ; postscript by Robert Polito
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Originally published by Alfred A. Knopf in 2010
  • "This is a Borzoi Book"-- Verso t.p
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
For my son on the highways of his mind ; Sperm / Maxine Kumin, November 14, 1973 -- Meditation at Lagunitas / Robert Hass, December 14, 1977 -- Dream drumming / Muriel Rukeyser, February 22, 1978 -- You can have it / Philip Levine, March 29, 1978 -- For my mother ; Autumnal ; World breaking apart / Louise Glück, February 28, 1979 -- Poem for South African women / June Jordan, March 21, 1979 -- Mirabell: books of number / James Merrill, May 23, 1979 -- The hang-glider's daughter / Marilyn Hacker, April 15, 1980 -- Little sleep's-head sprouting hair in the moonlight / Galway Kinnell, March 24, 1981 -- XLVIII / Derek Walcott, May 5, 1982 -- Black buttercups / Amy Clampitt, February 22, 1983 -- chemotherapy / Lucille Clifton, May 3, 1983 -- Against starlings / Stanley Plumly, April 29, 1986 -- Medusa / C.K. Williams, March 1, 1988 -- The hunt / Molly Peacock, April 7, 1992 -- The want bone / Robert Pinsky, November 16, 1993 -- Wild gratitude / Edward Hirsch, October 2, 1993 -- Confessional / Frank Bidart, March 1, 1994 -- My father's body / William Matthews, March 29, 1994 -- Cows / Paul Muldoon, March 14, 1995 -- The cleaving / Li-Young Lee, March 29, 1995 -- Official inquiry among the grains of sand / Charles Simic, April 19, 1995 -- Ants / Eamon Grennan, March 15, 1996 -- Postscript: Pearl London / Robert Polito
Control code
727106538
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xviii, 343 pages
Isbn
9780375711756
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)727106538

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