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Robert Frost: The Work of Knowing (1977). New York Times obituary.
Robert Frost: The Work of Knowing (1977). The Renewal Of Literature: Emersonian Reflections (Random House, 1987). Contributors include former colleagues, friends, and students. Among the articles is an extensive annotated bibliography of Poirier's writings.
Robert Frost is too often tossed away as only a pastoral poet without a tremendous amount of substance. As the contrary is true, Poirier examines both the simple phrasings of Frost to his immense depth of discovery. If we see Robert Frost only by his most famous poems, like "The Road Not Taken," and "The Mending Wall," we are apt to miss the range of literary prowess wrought by him. He was amazingly literate, and by no means just some country bloke popping out interesting verse about life's choices and relationships.
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 - Criticism and interpretation. New York : Oxford University Press.
Recipient achievement award American Academy of Arts and Letters, 1978, Jay B. Hubbell award, 1988, Literature Lion award New York Public Library. 1992; Fulbright scholar, Cambridge, England, 1952-1953; Bollinger fellow, 1962-1963, Guggenheim fellow, 1974-1975, fellow National Endowment of the Humanities, 1978-1979 . Richard Poirier, one of America's most eminent critics, reveals in this book the creative but mostly hidden alliance between American pragmatism and American poetry.
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Robert Frost: Collected Poems, Prose, & Plays is kept in print by a gift from the Ingram Merrill Foundation to the Guardians of American Letters Fund, made in memory of James Merrill.
Frost biographer Richard Poirier in his book Robert Frost: The Work of Knowing .
As the contrary is true, Poirier examines both the simple phrasings of Frost to his immense depth of discovery.
Justly celebrated at home and abroad, Robert Frost is perhaps America’s greatest twentieth-century poet and a towering figure in American letters.
We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone. Collected Poems, Prose, and Plays. by Robert Frost · Richard Poirier · Mark Richardson. Justly celebrated at home and abroad, Robert Frost is perhaps America’s greatest twentieth-century poet and a towering figure in American letters. From the publication of his first collections, A Boy’s Will (1913) and North of Boston (1914), Frost was.