WorldCat Identities

Ryan, Kay

Overview
Works: 50 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 5,320 library holdings
Genres: Interviews 
Classifications: PS3568.Y38, 811.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Kay Ryan
The best of it : new and selected poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
12 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author is the sixteenth Poet Laureate of the United States from 2008-2010. Here are her own selections of more than two hundred poems, offering both longtime followers and new readers a retrospective of her earlier work as well as a generous selection of new poems
The Niagara River : poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 863 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of poems by award-winning poet Kay Ryan that explore a variety of topics
The best of the best American poetry ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
100 poems selected by Robert Pinsky that represent each volume in The best American poetry series
Say uncle : poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of more than sixty poems by California native Kay Ryan
Elephant rocks by Kay Ryan ( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elephant Rocks, Kay Ryan's third book of verse, shows a virtuoso practitioner at the top of her form. Engaging and secretive, provocative and profound, Ryan's poems have generated growing excitement with their appearances in The New Yorker and other leading periodicals. Sometimes gaudily ornamental, sometimes Shaker-plain, here is verse that is compact on the page and expansive in the mind
Flamingo watching : poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strangely marked metal : poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The poet's view [intimate film profiles of five major American poets : John Ashbery, Louise Glück, Anthony Hecht, Kay Ryan, W.S. Merwin] ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intimate portraits of five influential contemporary poets, interviewed in their homes and filmed at public readings. Through these poets' own words the audience is given a glimpse into the creative process and a fascinating look at how acclaimed poets practice their art
Odd blocks : selected and new poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Odd Blocks Kay Ryan, the acclaimed American poet, presents her work to European readers for the first time. The book includes twenty-one new poems, seven of them first published here. Ryan's flamboyant imagination sparks in spare and elegant verse. 'Edges,' she has said, 'are the most powerful parts of the poem. The more edges you have the more power you have.' These poems take by surprise, and increase in resonance
The jam jar lifeboat and other novelties exposed by Kay Ryan ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dragon acts to dragon ends by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
National poetry recitation contest performing poetry : an audio guide ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Issued in conjunction with the Poetry Out Loud Contest, which encourages the nation's youth to learn about great poetry through memorization and performance, this audio guide discusses the reasons why poetry recitation is so important, offers advice on how to effectively recite poetry, and features readings of famous poems by well known actors and writers
How birds sing by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Believe it or not! : poems by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tune by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spiderweb by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A ball rolls on a point by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The edges of time by Kay Ryan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interview with Kay Ryan, Robert Hass and Jane Hirshfield, October 19, 1999 ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interview with Kay Ryan, May 09, 2011 ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (61)
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