Poems in the Manner Of

Poems in the Manner Of

Poems in the Manner Of is an illuminating journey through centuries of writers who continue to influence new work today, including that of respected poet and series editor of The Best American Poetry David Lehman.“Very few writers can actually shape how you see the world. David Lehman is such a writer,” says Robert Olen Butler. Now the Best American Poetry series editor an...

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Title:Poems in the Manner Of
Author:David Lehman
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ISBN:1501137395
Format Type:Paperback
Number of Pages:160 pages

Poems in the Manner Of Reviews

  • ⊱ Poppy ⊰
    Nov 22, 2016
    I'm really liking the sound of it. Can't wait to read it, as soon as my tbr pile give me a rest. ...
  • Michelle Kidwell
    Nov 29, 2016
    Poems in the Manner Ofby David Lehman Scribner Poetry Pub Date 07 Mar 2017I am voluntarily reviewing a copy of Poems In the Manner of through the publisher and netgalley:Poems in the Manner of is a tribute to poets throughout the centuries, from Emily Dickinson to Walt Whitman to Sylvia Plath.If you...
  • Gill
    Feb 21, 2017
    'Poems in the Manner Of' by David Lehman5 stars/ 10 out of 10I have always read a lot of poetry, and have read some previous books edited by David Lehman. I was intrigued by the concept behind this volume. In it, Lehman includes more than 70 poems that he has written in the style of, or relating to,...
  • Terri
    Feb 20, 2017
    Poems in the Manner Of by David Lehman is an interesting take on the art of poetry. Instead of working solely with original works without explanation, the reader gets the author's insight and influences on each piece for the book. Many of the poems featured were in the manner of or inspired by poets...
  • Joseph
    Feb 20, 2017
    Poems in the Manner Of by David Lehman is a tribute collection of poetry. In 1994, Lehman succeeded Donald Hall as the general editor of the University of Michigan Press’s Poets on Poetry series, a position he held for twelve years. In 1997, he teamed with Star Black in creating and directing t...
  • Michelle
    Feb 26, 2017
    This is a book of SUCH creativity I really commend the author, this is an art form - make no mistake. A really good companion for any English Literature student or somebody interested in the varying literary styles of influential writers, contemporary and traditional. My favourites & some selections...
  • La.Tasha
    Mar 04, 2017
    I received this book free through NetGalley for an unbiased review. I enjoyed this book and the homages the author paid tribute to throughout the works. Some of the authors I was well aware of but some I wasn't and this is where I thank the author for broadening my mind. I had to of course look up s...
  • Ahk
    Apr 24, 2017
    Clever...