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By Ed Ochester

American Poetry Now is a finished number of the simplest paintings from the popular Pitt Poetry sequence. on account that its inception in 1967, the sequence has been a motor vehicle for America's best modern poets. The sequence checklist contains Poet Laureate Billy Collins, Toi Derricotte, Denise Duhamel, Lynn Emanuel, Bob Hicok, Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Ted Kooser, Larry Levis, Sharon Olds, Alicia Suskin Ostriker, Virgil Suárez, Afaa Michael Weaver, David Wojahn, Dean younger, and plenty of others.

Throughout its forty-year historical past, the Pitt Poetry sequence has supplied a voice for the variety that's American poetry, representing poets from many backgrounds with out allegiance to anybody tuition or variety. American Poetry now could be a real illustration of latest American poetry.

Ed Ochester, sequence editor for almost thirty years, has assembled a integral selection-along with biographies and images, an enlightening creation, and a instructed record for extra studying, all in a hugely available format. American Poetry Now is a sweeping anthology that might satisfaction poetry enthusiasts, scholars, academics, and basic readers alike.

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