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The American poet at the movies

a critical history

by Goldstein, Laurence

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Motion picture actors and actresses in literature.,
    • Motion pictures and literature -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-277) and index.

      StatementLaurence Goldstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS310.M65 G64 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination290 p. :
      Number of Pages290
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1435841M
      ISBN 100472105086
      LC Control Number93048036

      After the Movie - My friend Michael - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. find poems find poets poem-a-day library (texts, books & more) materials for teachers poetry near you After the Movie. Marie Howe. The poets listed below were either born in the United States or else published much of their poetry while living in that country. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.

      Elizabeth Alexander was born in Harlem, New York, but grew up in Washington, DC, the daughter of former United States Secretary of the Army and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission chairman, Clifford Alexander Jr. She holds degrees from Yale, Boston University, and the University of Pennsylvania, where she earned her PhD. She is currently a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets . The Poets Corner, beloved by visitors, has earned respect for its choices of inductees, and for the high quality of its Electors and Poets-in-Residence, which include 17 U.S. Poet Laureates and winners of every literary prize an American writer can aspire to, including the Nobel.

      The Academy of American Poets is a national, member-supported organization that promotes poets and the art of poetry. The nonprofit organization was incorporated in the state of New York in It fosters the readership of poetry through outreach activities such as National Poetry Month, its website , the syndicated series Poem-a-Day, American Poets magazine, . Billy Collins, one of our most beloved poets, has chosen poems of wit, humor, imagination, and surprise, in a range of styles and forms, for The Best American Poetry The result is a celebration of the pleasures of poetry/5.


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