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Academy of American Poets

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Works: 605 works in 1,239 publications in 1 language and 6,732 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Poetry  Biographical films  Documentary films  Educational films  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings  Radio programs  Audio adaptations 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, prn, Compiler, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: PS613, 811.508
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Fifty years of American poetry : anniversary volume for the Academy of American Poets by Academy of American Poets( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of poems by 126 recipients of grants from the Academy of American Poets. This anthology offers a definitive overview of the past five decades of American poetry, encompassing works by Aiken, Auden, Sandburg, Ashbery, Updike, Gilpin, and others
American poet the journal of the Academy of American Poets( )

in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixty years of American poetry : celebrating the anniversary of the Academy of American Poets( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology celebrating the sixty year anniversary of The Academy of American poets offers a definitive overview of six decades of 20th century poetry, including translations
The poet's view [intimate film profiles of five major American poets : John Ashbery, Louise Glück, Anthony Hecht, Kay Ryan, W.S. Merwin] by Academy of American Poets( Visual )

8 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 131 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
C.K. Williams by Mel Stuart( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the release of the popular The Poet's View, featuring five major American poets, a sixth poet has been added He is C.K. Williams. Born in 1936, in Newark N.J., he is the author of numerous books on poetry, and has received the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Also a distinguished translator, Williams teaches in the creative writing program at Princeton University and lives part of each year in Paris. Member of a series: The Poet's View
Intimate profiles of five major poets by Mel Stuart( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Poet's View is a unique film series presenting intimate portraits of five major American poets. Filmed on location in Hawaii, Paris, New York, and California, The Poet s View takes the viewer inside the homes and lives of our era s foremost poetic talents, as they reminisce about their formative years, reveal their poetic processes, and read some of their best-known poems. Unprecedented access takes the viewer beyond the public faces of these celebrated poets, as we hear John Ashbery discuss the early days of the New York School, U.S. Poet Laureate Kay Ryan muse on her working-class origins, Anthony Hecht vividly relate his experience freeing the prisoners of Buchenwald, W.S. Merwin recount his odd mentoring by Ezra Pound, and Louise Glück describe the painstaking "miracle" of creating a poem. ABOUT THE POETS - JOHN ASHBERY s first book was chosen by W.H. Auden for the Yale Younger Poets Series, and he has since gone on to win nearly every major America award for poetry. LOUISE GLÜCK is a former United States Poet Laureate, and has received the Pulitzer Prize and the New Yorker s book award in Poetry. ANTHONY HECHT was the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize and the Wallace Stevens lifetime achievement award from the Academy of American Poets. KAY RYAN is the current United States Poet Laureate; her honors include the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize and publication in The Best of the Best American Poetry. W.S. MERWIN is a former Poetry Consultant to the Library of Congress, and has received a Pulitzer Prize and the Bollingen Prize. A supplemental Poet s View DVD is available about poet C.K. Williams. Films in this series: Poet s View: C.K. Williams
Selections, university & college poetry prizes, 1973-78( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poem in your pocket for young poets : 100 poems to rip out & read( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents one hundred poems by classic and contemporary poets, from Emily Dickinson to Naomi Shihab
New voices : selected university & college prize-winning poems 1979-1983( Book )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, 1979 to 1983, are 58 prize-winning poems from 54 poets at 40 colleges or universities in 46 states"--Back cover
Poem in your pocket : 200 poems to read and carry( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to eat a poem : a smorgasbord of tasty and delicious poems for young readers( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on popular verse from the nineteenth century through today, this anthology invites young readers to sample a taste of irresistible poems that will nourish their minds and spirits. Selected for both popularity and literary quality, seventy charming poems cover a wide range of subjects: poetry, books, words, and imagination; the beauty of the natural world; travel, adventure, sports, and play; love, friendship, sadness, hope, and other emotions. Included are: Prickled Pickles Don't Smile, Nikki Giovanni W.D., Don't Fear that Animal, W.D. Snodgrass A Jelly-Fish, Marianne Moore The Porcupine, Ogden Nash Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe The Falling Star, Sara Teasdale Sick, Shel Silverstein Casey at the Bat, Ernest Lawrence Thayer With Kitty, Age Seven, At the Beach, William Stafford Hope is the Thing with Feathers, Emily Dickinson ... and sixty other notable works. Chosen by the American Poetry & Literacy Project and the Academy of American Poets, two of the nation's most respected nonprofit poetry organizations, these much-loved and highly readable poems promise young readers and poetry lovers of all ages hours of reading pleasure. Includes 2 selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative: Casey at the Bat and Oranges
Lucille Clifton Gwendolyn Brooks by Lucille Clifton( Recording )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucille Clifton and Gwendolyn Brooks read selections from their poetry
Poem-a-day : 365 poems for every occasion( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.H. Auden by W. H Auden( Recording )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

W.H. Auden reads selections from his poetry
Robert Lowell John Berryman by Robert Lowell( Recording )

8 editions published between 1963 and 2004 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Lowell and John Berryman read selections from their poetry
University and college poetry prizes, 1960-1966 : in memory of Mrs. Fanny Fay Wood by Academy of American Poets( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Louise Glück by Louise Glück( Recording )

3 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ashbery by John Ashbery( Recording )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Ashbery reads selections from his poetry
James Wright by James Wright( Recording )

5 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Wright reads selections from his poetry
What does the academy do? by Academy of American Poets( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lists A.M. as a member of the first Board of Chancellors, established in 1946, and as a recipient of the Fellowship in 1966
 
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Sixty years of American poetry : celebrating the anniversary of the Academy of American Poets
Alternative Names
AAP

Academia Poetarum Americanorum

James Laughlin Awaird

James Laughlin-díj

آکادمی شاعران آمریکا

米国詩人協会

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Sixty years of American poetry : celebrating the anniversary of the Academy of American PoetsPoem in your pocket for young poets : 100 poems to rip out & readPoem in your pocket : 200 poems to read and carryHow to eat a poem : a smorgasbord of tasty and delicious poems for young readers