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The selected letters of Robert Creeley

Author: Robert Creeley; Rod Smith; Peter Baker; Harris Kaplan
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Robert Creeley is one of the most celebrated and influential of the postwar American poets. His Selected Letters, covering the years 1945-2005 are a foundational document in the recent history of North American letters. Through his engagements with mentors such as William Carlos Williams and Ezra Pound; peers such as Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Denise Levertov, Allen Ginsberg, and Jack Kerouac and mentees such as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Robert Creeley; Robert Creeley; Robert Creeley; Robert Creeley
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Creeley; Rod Smith; Peter Baker; Harris Kaplan
ISBN: 9780520241602 0520241606
OCLC Number: 855779193
Description: xxxviii, 467 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The charm, 1945-1952: Burma, New Hampshire, Aix-en-Provence --
Black Mountian review, 1953-1956: Mallorca, Black Mountain, San Francisco --
For love, 1956-1963: New Mexico, Guatemala, Vancouver --
Pieces, 1963-1973: New Mexico, Buffalo, Bolinas --
Echoes, 1973-1989: Buffalo, Maine, Helsinki --
If I were writing this, 1989-2005: Maine, Buffalo, Providence.
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: edited by Rod Smith, Peter Baker, and Kaplan Harris.

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The author is one of the most celebrated and influential American poets. A stylist of the highest order, he imbued his correspondence with the literary artistry he brought to his poetry. This title  Read more...

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