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The Best American Poetry 2006

The Best American Poetry 2006

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Published by Scribner in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- Collections,
  • American poetry -- 21st century

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBilly Collins, editor ; David Lehman, series editor.
    GenreCollections.
    SeriesBest American Poetry
    ContributionsCollins, Billy., Lehman, David, 1948-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 197 p. ;
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23094994M
    ISBN 100743257596, 0743229673
    OCLC/WorldCa71290980

      The premier anthology of contemporary American poetry continues with an exceptional volume edited by award-winning novelist and poet Sherman Alexie, now with a new essay by Alexie on reactions to the its debut in , The Best American Poetry has become a mainstay for the direction and spirit of American poetry. Each volume /5(2). from Garrison Keillor's review of American Vertigo (NYTBR, Jan. 29, ) Any American with a big urge to write a book explaining France to the French should read this book first, to get a sense of the hazards involved. Bernard-Henri Lévy is a French writer with a spatter-paint prose style and the grandiosity of a college sophomore; he rambled around this country at the behest .

    The Best American Poetry , a volume in The Best American Poetry series, was edited by general editor David guest editor for the year was Lyn Hejinian.. Hejinian, a "partisan of the Language School and the New York poets", according to Jacob Stockinger, editor of the culture desk at The Capital Times of Madison, Wisconsin, "seems to have gotten caught up in . Jonathan Aaron, The End of Out of the Past Appeared in: The London Review of Books Beth Anderson, from A Locked Room Appeared in: Poetry Project Newsletter Nin Andrews, Dedicated to the One I Love Appeared in: Gargoyle Wendell Berry, Some Further Words Appeared in: American Poetry Review Frank Bidart, Curse Appeared in: The Threepenny Review Diann .

    Claudia Rankine's Citizen: An American Lyric was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award in both Poetry and Criticism, winning for Poetry. The dual nominations illustrate the power. The Best American Poetry , a volume in The Best American Poetry series, was edited by David Lehman and by guest editor Robert Hass Background. In his introduction, Hass wrote, "There are roughly three traditions in American poetry at this point: a metrical tradition that can be very nervy and that is also basically classical in impulse; a.


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