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Readings in American poetry

For the use of schools

by Rufus W. Griswold

  • 219 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by J. C. Riker in New-York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS586 .G7 1843a
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 11-264 p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24644305M
LC Control Number01019890

Thinking Poetry gathers together for the first time Lynn Keller’s groundbreaking work on these poets and will be a superlative resource for students of innovative contemporary poetry by American women writers. The volume will also be of significant interest to anyone examining women writers who are, as Keller notes, ‘indebted to Language. The book was written mainly for young people, including children, teenagers, and young adults. Of course, young adults include younger college students. Although schools and colleges teach knowledge and skills to young people, they often fail to teach students how to live as human beings. Therefore, poetic writings in Poems for Young People provide.

This month's event will feature Francesca Bell and Len Anderson. Poetry Santa Cruz is dedicated to nurturing the poetry community and bringing poetry to the larger community in Santa Cruz County. They present poetry readings at Bookshop Santa Cruz and other locations in Santa Cruz County, and the Poet/Speak open reading. Books shelved as african-american-poetry: Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine, Selected Poems by Langston Hughes, The Collected Poems by Langst.

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