new American poetry: 1945-1960

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Grove Press, Evergreen Books , New York, London
American poetry -- 20th cen
Statementedited by Donald M.Allen.
ContributionsAllen, Donald, 1912-
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii,[1],454p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18595382M

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According to Allen, the fifteen years following the end of World War II contained "many of the finest achievements of the older generation".

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Allen (Editor) out of 5 stars 2 ratings5/5(2). In these essentials it remains as fresh and useful a guide as it was in "--Jerome Rothenberg, editor of Poems for the Millennium ". The New American Poetry is a crucial cultural document, central to defining the poetics and the broader cultural dynamics of a particular historical moment."- 5/5(1).

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Allen and published (orig) by Grove Press/5(8). Get this from a library. The new American poetry, [Donald Allen;]. The New American Poetry, | With more thancopies sold, The New American Poetry has become one of the most influential anthologies published in the United States since World War II.

As one of the first counter-cultural collections of American verse, this volume fits in Robert Lowell's famous definition of the raw in American poetry.

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There was no more significant poetry anthology in the second half of the twentieth century than THE NEW AMERICAN POETRY,edited by Donald M. Allen and published (orig) by Grove Press/5.

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Many of the contributors once derided in the mainstream press of the period are. Robert Duncan. Described by Kenneth Rexroth as “one of the most accomplished, one of the most influential” of the postwar American poets, Robert Duncan was an important part of both the Black Mountain school of poetry, led by Charles Olson, and the San Francisco Renaissance, whose other members included poets Jack Spicer and Robin Blaser.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for The New American Poetry, at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.5/5. In andwhen Donald Allen was laboriously putting together The New American Poetry: –, he could have had no idea that by the end of the century his assemblage of poems mainly by marginalized and unfavoured poets would have.

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He has also edited The New American Poetry, –, The Collected Poems of Frank O'Hara, and the writings of Lew Welch. He is currently CEO of Grey Fox Press in San Francisco. Benjamin Friedlander is the author of several books of poetry and editor of Area Lights Heights: Writings – by Larry Eigner.3/5(1).

The New American Poetry The New American Poetrya poetry anthology edited by Donald Allen, and published inaimed to pick out the "third generation" of American modernist poets. In the longer term it attained a classic status, with critical approval and continuing sales. It was reprinted in Poets represented.

: The New American poetry Two volumes, octavo. Both: xxiii, pages. Hardcover: dust wrapper slightly torn at head of crown.

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Softcover: spine creased, with minor cracking. Albeit with some wear, both are attractive copies, suitable for exhibition. Two significant copies of one of the most important anthologies of American poetry ever published.

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While teaching at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan, he met the poet Jane Kenyon, whom he married in Spouse: Kirby Thompson (m. –67), Jane Kenyon. Spicer's poetry of this period is collected in One Night Stand and Other Poems (). His Imaginary Elegies, later collected in Donald Allen's The New American Poetry Born: JanuLos Angeles.

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