IN THE AMERICAN TREE, Ron Silliman, Ed.

IN THE AMERICAN TREE

Ron Silliman, Ed.

Publisher: National Poetry Foundation
PubDate: 12/1/2002
ISBN: 9780943373515
Binding: PAPERBACK
Price: $34.95
Quantity Available: 36
Pages: 611
SKU #: G03F
 

Poetry. The Language Poets have extended the Pound-Williams tradition in American writing into new and unexpected territories, ultimately establishing themselves as the most radically experimental avant-garde on the current literary scene. This second edition anthology features the most substantial body of work by the Language Poets now available, as well as with 130 pages of theoretic statements by the poets themselves. The poets represented include Barrett Watten, Lyn Hejinian, Clark Coolidge, Susan Howe, and Bernadette Mayer, among many others.

Author City: PAOLI, PA USA

Ron Silliman has written and edited over 30 books to date. Silliman was the 2006 Poet Laureate of the Blogosphere, a 2003 Literary Fellow of the National Endowment for the Arts and was a 2002 Fellow of the Pennsylvania Arts Council as well as a Pew Fellow in the Arts in 1998. He lives in Chester County, Pennsylvania, with his wife and two sons, and works as a market analyst in the computer industry.

Reviews and Other Links
http://writing.upenn.edu/library/Creeley-Robert_In-the_American-Tree.html
http://ronsilliman.blogspot.com/


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