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2 edition of poems of Gene Derwood. found in the catalog.

poems of Gene Derwood.

Gene Derwood

poems of Gene Derwood.

by Gene Derwood

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Published by Clarke & Way in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

No. 612 of an edition of 1000 copies.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS 3507 E73 A5 1955
The Physical Object
Pagination80 p.
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19177738M

Most people don't even know who Gene Derwood was. ELP: And now somebody will read this and look up Gene Derwood. GM: That, I think is very important! Let's say if I gave a poetry reading and I read my Gene Derwood poem or my Sol Funaroff poem. I'm basically saying, I know about these people and I want you to know about these people because it's. Immortal Poems Here is the most inclusive anthology of verse ever published at so low a price. It contains not only the best-known works of the British and American masters but also the verse of the most brillant poets of our own day. Oscar Williams, who compiled Immortal Poems, was a distinguished editor and poet in his own right, of whom Robert Lowell wrote in the Sewanee .

Williams’s Little Treasure of Modern Poetry “prints nine bad poems by Oscar Williams and four by his wife Gene Derwood,” Halls reports, and continues parenthetically, “(William Carlos Williams gets two.)” This reader remembers that book, with its “printed oval photographs of the poets,” but failed to remember one salient fact. Every week something new arrived in my mailbox—Williams’s book, Derwood’s book, a recording for which Williams had coerced various literary figures to read her poems, postcards displaying her hideous portrait busts of Dylan Thomas, of Robert Frost, of Williams himself, each marked “On loan to Harvard University until the year

Research within Questia's entire library of primary sources, by category. Oscar Williams and Gene Derwood Award (), Bogliasco Fellowship (), Boston Review Poetry Contest (), John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship (), Rome Prize of the Academy of Arts and Letters (), Bernard F. Connors Prize of the Paris Review (), Poetry's Frederick Bock Prize (), National Endowment for the.


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Her recent poems have appeared in Massachusetts Review, Southern Indiana Review, the Common and elsewhere. Ama is the recipient of a Rona Jaffe Writer’s Award, the Georgia Review’s Loraine Williams Poetry Prize, a DISQUIET Literary Prize, a Oscar Williams and Gene Derwood Award and a NEA Creative Writing Fellowship.

For the body of his work, poet Theodore Weiss was recognized with the Oscar Williams-Gene Derwood Award of the New York Community. "Coming to New York in from a town in Pennsylvania to study literature at Columbia University released in me a spate of what I then believed to be poetry," Weiss wrote in an essay for Poets on Poetry.

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John the Divine; War's clown: in the Proscenium; The innocent; N.B. Symmetrians. Oscar Williams (—), editor of this book, was a distinguished poet.

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