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Young American poets, 1956

Thom Gunn

Young American poets, 1956

by Thom Gunn

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Published by Chatto & Windus in [London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and introduced by Thom Gunn.
The Physical Object
Paginationp. 21-35
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19131758M

Demonstrating the range and vitality of the new generation of American writers, The New Young American Poets features the work of forty poets born since Excerpt In confronting a selection of new poetry by Americans, we would do well to entertain some sentences from Tocqueville () and from Santayana ().   Howl and Other Poems is a collection of Ginsberg's finest work, including 'Howl', one of the principal works of the Beat Generation as well as 'A Supermarket in California', 'Transcription of Organ Music', 'Sunflower Sutra', 'America', 'In the Baggage Room at Brand: City Lights Books.

  Gwendolyn Brooks () was an American poet, author, and teacher. She won the Pulitzer Prize for her poetry collection, Annie Allen, making her the first African American to win the was the poet laureate of Illinois from , the 29th Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress, and the recipient of the National Book Foundation’s Medal for Distinguished.   She won the National Book Award for Poetry in for Faithful and Virtuous Night. She is a member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, and in was elected a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. In she was named as judge for the Yale Series of Younger Poets and served in that position through /5(11).

At Young Poets Society we work with schools and children across the UK, publishing our childrens' poems and short stories in fully bound book anthologies. All of our books are issued with an ISBN and maintain a permanent record at The British Library. We offer money back to schools and regular prizes for our young writers. "Ginsberg reigned as the raucous poet of American hippiedom and as a literary pioneer whose freewheeling masterwork, Howl, prevailed against government censorship in a landmark obscenity trial"-New York Times Allen Ginsberg's Howl and Other Poems was originally published by City Lights Books in the Fall of Subsequently seized by U.S. customs and the San Francisco police, it was the.


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