The Norton Anthology of Modern and Contemporary Poetry

Author: Jahan Ramazani
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 0393979784
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Poetry

A new edition of the acclaimed anthology—the most comprehensive collection of twentieth-century poetry in English available.

The Oxford Handbook of Modern and Contemporary American Poetry

Author: Cary Nelson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780190204150
Release Date: 2014-12-01
Genre: American poetry

The Oxford Handbook of Modern and Contemporary American Poetry gives readers a cutting-edge introduction to the kaleidoscopic world of American poetry over the last century. Offering a comprehensive approach to the debates that have defined the study of American verse, the twenty-five original essays contained herein take up a wide array of topics: the influence of jazz on the Beats and beyond; European and surrealist influences on style; poetics of the disenfranchised; religion and the national epic; antiwar and dissent poetry; the AIDS epidemic; digital innovations; transnationalism; hip hop; and more. Alongside these topics, major interpretive perspectives such as Marxist, psychoanalytic, disability, queer, and ecocritcal are incorporated. Throughout, the names that have shaped American poetry in the period--Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, Marianne Moore, Mina Loy, Sterling Brown, Hart Crane, William Carlos Williams, Posey, Langston Hughes, Allen Ginsberg, John Ashbery, Rae Armantrout, Larry Eigner, and others--serve as touchstones along the tour of the poetic landscape.

Contemporary East European Poetry

Author: Emery Edward George
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780195086362
Release Date: 1993
Genre: Literary Criticism

An anthology featuring 160 poets writing in 15 languages. By the standards of Western Europe, the subjects are heavy on social and political issues, which only reflects the difference between the two Europes.

The Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry

Author: Richard Ellmann
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 0393956369
Release Date: 1988
Genre: American poetry

An anthology of over 1580 poems by 180 British and American poets, from Walt Whitman through the 1980s.

The Hybrid Muse

Author: Jahan Ramazani
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226703436
Release Date: 2001-10-01
Genre: Literary Criticism

Postcolonial novelists such as Salman Rushdie and V.S. Naipaul are widely celebrated, yet the achievements of these poets have been strangely neglected. This work argues that these poets have dramatically expanded the atlas of English literature.

Twentieth Century American Poetics Poets on the Art of Poetry

Author: Dana Gioia
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages
ISBN: STANFORD:36105111933052
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

This comprehensive chronological anthology includes 58 essays on poetry by 53 poets. Starting with James Weldon Johnson and Robert Frost, the book offers diverse and often conflicting accounts of the nature and function of poetry. The collection includes rarely anthologized essays by Jack Spicer, Rhina Espaillat, Anne Stevenson, and Ron Silliman, as well as work by some of the finest younger critics in America, including William Logan, Alice Fulton, and Christian Wiman.

The Cambridge Companion to Modern American Poetry

Author: Walter Kalaidjian
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107040366
Release Date: 2015-01-19
Genre: Literary Criticism

The Cambridge Companion to Modern American Poetry offers a critical overview of major and emerging American poets of the twentieth century.

American Hybrid

Author: Cole Swensen
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 0393333752
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Poetry

Incorporates traditional and experimental styles from the works of more than seventy poets, and includes biographical information and introductory essays on the evolution of the hybrid style.

The Norton Anthology of English Literature

Author: Stephen Greenblatt
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 0393928349
Release Date: 2005-12
Genre: Literary Collections

Read by millions of students over seven editions, The Norton Anthology of English Literature remains the most trusted undergraduate survey of English literature available and one of the most successful college texts ever published.

Yeats The Man And The Masks

Author: Richard Ellmann
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 9781786258328
Release Date: 2016-01-27
Genre: History

“The book helps fill in the picture of a complex and fascinating man...indispensable for the serious study of the subject.”—Edmund Wilson, The New Yorker The most influential poet of his age, Yeats eluded the grasp of many who sought to explain him. In this classic critical examination of the poet, Richard Ellmann strips away the masks of his subject: occultist, senator of the Irish Free State, libidinous old man, and Nobel Prize winner.

A Corner of a Foreign Field

Author: Fiona Waters
Publisher: Welcome Rain
ISBN: 1566490650
Release Date: 2008-12
Genre: Photography

Collects seminal examples of poetry written during the First World War, in a lavishly photographed tribute that includes pieces by such figures as Carl Sandburg, W. B Yeats, and Edith Wharton.

Postmodern American Poetry

Author: Paul Hoover
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 0393341860
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Poetry

A survey of major poets and movements of American postmodern poetry includes more than four hundred poems by over one hundred poets.


Author: Basil Bunting
ISBN: 178037173X
Release Date: 2016