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Schnackenberg, Gjertrud

Overview
Works: 27 works in 74 publications in 1 language and 2,532 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Music  Musical settings  Art music  Songs  Vocal scores  Scores  Manuscripts  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Lyricist
Classifications: PS3569.C5178, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gjertrud Schnackenberg
The lamplit answer by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernatural love : poems, 1976-1992 by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects late-twentieth-century poet Gjertrud Schnackenberg's first three books of poetry into one volume
The throne of Labdacus by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book-length poem, Gjertrud Schnackenberg tells the story of Oedipus, and of "what happens outside the play," in the experience of the god who is its presiding oracle: Apollo, the god of poetry, music, and healing. Given the task of setting the Sophocles text to music, the god is reluctantly woven into its world of riddles, unanswered questions, partially disclosed oracles, and hearsay - a world where gods, as much as humans, are subject to the binding claims of fate and necessity."--Jacket
A gilded lapse of time by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

God in scenes from the Passion narrative; and "A Monument in Utopia," about the destruction of the Russian poet Osip Mandelstam at Stalin's hands. Setting legends of the Creation against history's record of catastrophe, setting acts of miraculous art-making against themes of God's world-making, these poems search out the relationship between poetry and history, the ways they haunt one another, and the guilt that poetry and history share in one another's unfolding. Her
Heavenly questions : [poems] by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Heavenly Questions, the first new collection of poems from Gjertrud Schnackenberg since her critically acclaimed The Throne of Labdacus, finds her at the height of her talents and showcases her continued growth as an artist. In six long poems, Schnackenberg's rhyme-rich blank verse, with its densely packed images, shifts effortlessly between the lyric and the epic, setting passion to a verbal music that is recognizably her own
Portraits and elegies by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

8 editions published between 1981 and 1987 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Song of anguish ; Elegy for Anne Frank ; Lammdeni ; Adon olam by Lukas Foss( Recording )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supernatural love : poems, 1976-2000 by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of knowing : for soprano, baritone and wind ensemble by Robert Beaser( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milken Archive Digital Volume 19, Album 4 - Out of the Whirlwind: Musical Reflections of the Holocaust( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The heavenly feast : for soprano and orchestra by Robert Beaser( )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

FOSS: Elegy for Anne Frank( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The end of knowing : for wind ensemble by Robert Beaser( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American writers : a collection of literary biographies, supplement XV( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spernatural love : poems, 1978-1992 by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deposition : after Pietro Lorenzetti : for cello, piano, and electronics (2013) by Christopher Stark( )

1 edition published in 2013 and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soldier asleep at the tomb : for soprano, orchestra & electronics (2014) by Christopher Stark( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Poetry reading by Ted Kooser( Recording )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Boboli Gardens and other poems by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Commencement address, Mount Holyoke College : typescript by Gjertrud Schnackenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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The lamplit answer
Alternative Names
Gjertrud Schnackenberg American poet

Gjertrud Schnackenberg Amerikaans dichteres

Gjertrud Schnackenberg amerikansk poet

Gjertrud Schnackenberg poetisa estadounidense

Gjertrud Schnackenberg US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin/Dichterin

Schnackenberg, Gjertrud Cecilia.

Languages
English (71)

Covers
Supernatural love : poems, 1976-1992The throne of LabdacusA gilded lapse of timeHeavenly questions : [poems]Supernatural love : poems, 1976-2000American writers : a collection of literary biographies, supplement XVSpernatural love : poems, 1978-1992