The New Anthology Of American Poetry: Modernisms: 1900-1950 (New Anthology of American Poetry)
Camille RomanISBN: 0813531640;
Book DescriptionBringing together fifty years of exciting modernisms, The New Anthology of American Poetry includes over 600 poems by sixty-five American poets writing in the period between 1900 and 1950. The most recognized poets of the era, such as William Carlos Williams, Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, T. S. Eliot, H. D., Gertrude Stein, Robert Frost, Marianne Moore, Hart Crane, and Langston Hughes are represented, along with many other Harlem Renaissance poets, women poets, immigrant and working-class poets, imagists, and objectivists. It is also the first modernist anthology to include poems and songs from popular culture. The issues addressed in the selections are as varied as the styles and groups. Some poems emphasize formal matters, while othershighlight psychological or linguistic concerns. Yet others focus on social issues, such as race, gender, sexuality, nationality, and economic disparity. Complementing the rich diversity of poetry, poets, and styles, the editors...
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