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Academy of American Poets

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Works: 462 works in 1,191 publications in 2 languages and 6,583 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Biography  Audio adaptations  Poetry  Sources 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Publisher, Correspondent
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
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Fifty years of American poetry : anniversary volume for the Academy of American Poets ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection of poems by 126 recipients of grants from the Academy of American Poets. This anthology offers a definitive overview of the past five decades of American poetry, encompassing works by Aiken, Auden, Sandburg, Ashbery, Updike, Gilpin, and others
Sixty years of American poetry : celebrating the anniversary of the Academy of American Poets ( Book )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology celebrating the sixty year anniversary of The Academy of American poets offers a definitive overview of six decades of 20th century poetry, including translations
American poet the journal of the Academy of American Poets ( )
in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Poetry reading conversation with Richard Howard by James Merrill ( Recording )
251 editions published between 1958 and 1990 in English and Russian and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Talk by Howard on the development of Field's style followed by readings by Field from his poems
Selections, university & college poetry prizes, 1973-78 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New voices : selected university & college prize-winning poems 1979-1983 ( Book )
2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poet's view [intimate film profiles of five major American poets : John Ashbery, Louise Glück, Anthony Hecht, Kay Ryan, W.S. Merwin] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intimate portraits of five influential contemporary poets, interviewed in their homes and filmed at public readings. Through these poets' own words the audience is given a glimpse into the creative process and a fascinating look at how acclaimed poets practice their art
Poem in your pocket : 200 poems to read and carry ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to eat a poem : a smorgasbord of tasty and delicious poems for young readers ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W.H. Auden by W. H Auden ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
W.H. Auden reads selections from his poetry
Louise Glück by Louise Glück ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poets.org ( )
in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Home page of the Academy of American Poets. This searchable site provides information about the Academy and its services including, news, classroom aids, prizewinners, etc. Links provide access to text, soundfiles, biographies, bibliographic information, and discussion groups. Users may register and create a "notebook" or anthology of content from the site
C.K. Williams by Mel Stuart ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since the release of the popular The Poet's View, featuring five major American poets, a sixth poet has been added He is C.K. Williams. Born in 1936, in Newark N.J., he is the author of numerous books on poetry, and has received the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Also a distinguished translator, Williams teaches in the creative writing program at Princeton University and lives part of each year in Paris. Member of a series: The Poet's View
John Ashbery by John Ashbery ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Ashbery reads selections from his poetry
James Merrill by James Merrill ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Merrill reads selections from his poetry
University and college poetry prizes, 1960-1966 : in memory of Mrs. Fanny Fay Wood by Academy of American Poets ( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Wright by James Wright ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Wright reads selections from his poetry
Intimate profiles of five major poets by Mel Stuart ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Poet's View is a unique film series presenting intimate portraits of five major American poets. Filmed on location in Hawaii, Paris, New York, and California, The Poet s View takes the viewer inside the homes and lives of our era s foremost poetic talents, as they reminisce about their formative years, reveal their poetic processes, and read some of their best-known poems. Unprecedented access takes the viewer beyond the public faces of these celebrated poets, as we hear John Ashbery discuss the early days of the New York School, U.S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan muse on her working-class origins, Anthony Hecht vividly relate his experience freeing the prisoners of Buchenwald, W.S. Merwin recount his odd mentoring by Ezra Pound, and Louise Glück describe the painstaking "miracle" of creating a poem. ABOUT THE POETS - JOHN ASHBERY s first book was chosen by W.H. Auden for the Yale Younger Poets Series, and he has since gone on to win nearly every major America award for poetry. LOUISE GLÜCK is a former United States Poet Laureate, and has received the Pulitzer Prize and the New Yorker s book award in Poetry. ANTHONY HECHT was the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize and the Wallace Stevens lifetime achievement award from the Academy of American Poets. KAY RYAN is the current United States Poet Laureate; her honors include the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize and publication in The Best of the Best American Poetry. W.S. MERWIN is a former Poetry Consultant to the Library of Congress, and has received a Pulitzer Prize and the Bollingen Prize. A supplemental Poet s View DVD is available about poet C.K. Williams. Films in this series: Poet s View: C.K. Williams
Derek Walcott by Derek Walcott ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nobel Prize-winning Caribbean poet Derek Walcott reads selections drawn from his own works. Some poems include introductory remarks
Stanley Kunitz by Stanley Kunitz ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stanley Kunitz reads selections from his poetry
 
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