Suspense and Obscurity
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Paperback, 345 pages. Published January 1st 1985 by Univ of Michigan Pr (first published 1984).
Robert Bly: When Sleepers Awake (Poets on Poetry (Paperback)). Paperback, 345 pages. Robert Bly: When Sleepers Awake. 0472063545 (ISBN13: 9780472063543).
She earned a BA at Queens College and an MFA at the University of California at Irvine, where she studied with Donald Justice. She began a lifelong friendship with poet Jane Kenyon in 1973, when Peseroff entered the University of Michigan’s Society of Fellows. Her honors include grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Massachusetts Artists Foundation as well as a Pushcart Prize.
When she awoke there would be a new poem inscribed by Jack Frost on the windowpane; outside, glass foliage chimed. John Ashbery, Sleepers Awake from Notes from the Air: Selected Later Poems. Good old Walt snored as he wrote and, like so many of us, insisted he didn’t. Maugham snored on the Riviera. Reprinted with the permission of Georges Borchardt, Inc. on behalf of the author.
JOYCE PESEROFF grew up in New York City and currently lives in Lexington, Massachusetts, with .
JOYCE PESEROFF grew up in New York City and currently lives in Lexington, Massachusetts, with her husband and daughter. She received a writing grant from the Massachusetts Artists Foundation in 1984 and from the National Endowment for the Arts in 1986. Series: Carnegie Mellon Poetry Series.
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Walt Whitman: Citizen Poet - Poetry Documentaries. Special screening FERLINGHETTI on the day of the poet's 100th birthday. Haydn Reiss (Robert Bly: A Thousand Years of Joy) will do a Q&A with filmmaker Chris Felver. Whitman’s poetry unites us in freedom and our compassionate, common humanity.
Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press, 1984. Many of her poems ponder the female experience and include feminist insights.
Robert Bly (born December 23, 1926) is an American poet, essayist, activist and leader of the mythopoetic men's movement
Robert Bly (born December 23, 1926) is an American poet, essayist, activist and leader of the mythopoetic men's movement. His best-known prose book is Iron John: A Book About Men (1990), which spent 62 weeks on The New York Times Best Seller list, and is a key text of the mythopoetic men's movement. He won the 1968 National Book Award for Poetry for his book The Light Around the Body.
Poetry Near You. Academy of American Poets. National Poetry Month. Now what my mother told me one day as we sat at dinner together, Of when she was a nearly grown girl living home with her parents on the old homestead. American Poets Magazine. A red squaw came one breakfast-time to the old homestead, On her back she carried a bundle of rushes for rush-bottoming chairs, Her hair, straight, shiny, coarse, black, profuse, half-envelop’d her face, Her step was free and elastic, and her voice sounded exquisitely as she spoke.
Suspense and Obscurity