Modern American Poetry

Modern American Poetry

ADU-MAP | ISBN 978-1-880323-88-5 | Softcover |
526 pages
$25.95

Product Description

Edited by seasoned teachers and published poets, this anthology is ideal for courses in American literature, poetry, or creative writing. Each group of poems is preceded by thoughts from the poet on the art of poetry, as well as biographical information. The anthology also includes guidelines, models, and advice for reading and discussing poetry, as well as a section on meter and a glossary of literary terms.

The anthology features 280 poems by 47 of America's foremost poets. Download the complete table of contents.

Walt Whitman
Emily Dickinson
Edgar Lee Masters
Edwin Arlington Robinson
Paul Laurence Dunbar
Robert Frost
Wallace Stevens
William Carlos Williams
H. D.
T. S. Eliot
E. E. Cummings
Hart Crane
Langston Hughes
Theodore Roethke
Elizabeth Bishop
Robert Hayden
Randall Jarrell
William Stafford
Gwendolyn Brooks
Denise Levertov
John Logan
Donald Justice
Maxine Kumin
Robert Bly
Robert Creeley
Allen Ginsberg
Frank O’Hara
James Wright
Donald Hall
Anne Sexton
Adrienne Rich
Gary Snyder
Sylvia Plath
Mark Strand
Richard Brautigan
Marge Piercy
Michael S. Harper
Yusef Komunyakaa
Linda Hogan
Ray A. Young Bear
Rita Dove
Gary Soto
Jane Hirshfield
Martín Espada
Li-Young Lee
Gerry Crinnin