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Robert Creeley (1926–2005)

Autor(a) de The Collected Poems of Robert Creeley, 1945-1975

145+ Works 2,228 Membros 12 Reviews 18 Favorited

About the Author

Robert Creeley was born in Arlington, Massachusetts, on May 21, 1926. He attended Harvard University and served in the American Field Service in India and Burma during World War II. In 1960, he received a Master's Degree from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque. He taught at Black Mountain mostrar mais College, an experimental arts college in North Carolina, and was the editor of the Black Mountain Review. During his lifetime, he published more than sixty books of poetry including For Love: Poems 1950-1960, The Finger, Later, Mirrors, Memory Gardens, Echoes, Life and Death, and If I Were Writing This. In 1960, he won the Levinson Prize for a group of 10 poems published in Black Mountain Review. He also won the Shelley Memorial Award in 1981, the Frost Medal in 1987, and the Lannan Lifetime Achievement Award. He served as New York State Poet Laureate from 1989 to 1991. He also wrote the novel The Island and a collection of short stories entitled The Gold Diggers. He edited several books including Charles Olson's Selected Poems, The Essential Burns, and Whitman: Selected Poems. He taught English at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque and at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He died on March 30, 2005 at the age of 78. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras de Robert Creeley

The Best American Poetry 2002 (2002) — Editor — 183 cópias, 1 resenha
Selected Poems (1976) 177 cópias, 3 resenhas
Life & Death (1993) 81 cópias
Selected Poems, 1945-2005 (2008) 67 cópias
Just in Time: Poems 1984-1994 (2001) 66 cópias, 1 resenha
Words; poems (1967) 59 cópias
New American Story (1962) — Editor — 48 cópias
Pieces (1969) 47 cópias
The Island (1963) 47 cópias
A day book (1972) 47 cópias
On Earth: Last Poems and an Essay (2006) 44 cópias, 1 resenha
Windows (1988) 38 cópias
If I were writing this (2003) 36 cópias, 1 resenha
Echoes (1982) 31 cópias, 1 resenha
The Charm (1967) 31 cópias
Memory Gardens (1986) 27 cópias
Later (1978) 24 cópias
Thirty Things (1974) 22 cópias
Presences (1976) 20 cópias
Mirrors (1983) 18 cópias, 1 resenha
1234567890 (1971) 15 cópias
The New Writing in the USA (1967) — Editor — 15 cópias
Away (1976) 13 cópias
Poems, 1950-65 (1966) 13 cópias
Day Book of a Virtual Poet (1998) 12 cópias
Listen (1972) 8 cópias
The Company (1988) 8 cópias
A Form of Women (1959) 6 cópias
The Finger (1970) 6 cópias
Selected Poems, 1945-90 (1991) 5 cópias
Pedazos (2005) 5 cópias
St. Martin's (1971) 4 cópias
Yesterdays (2002) 4 cópias
Memories (1984) 3 cópias
The Whip 3 cópias
Le Fou (1952) 2 cópias
GNOMIC VERSES (1991) 2 cópias
His Idea (1973) 2 cópias
En la tierra 2 cópias
The Class of '47 (SC) (1973) 2 cópias
en famille 2 cópias
Robert Creeley Reads (1967) 2 cópias
For Friends 2 cópias
A Poetry Anthology (1992) 2 cópias
Places (1990) 2 cópias
Die Goldgräber (1992) 2 cópias
Short Story 3 (1960) 2 cópias
Ask Için (2021) 2 cópias
Calendar (1984) 2 cópias
Gedichte (1988) 1 exemplar(es)
The creative : [lecture] 1 exemplar(es)
Drawn & Quartered 1 exemplar(es)
Per amore 1 exemplar(es)
Gedichte 1 exemplar(es)
1968 November 19 Tuesday 1 exemplar(es)
Autobiografia (2005) 1 exemplar(es)
Multiplazioni 1 exemplar(es)
Steve Swallow: Home 1 exemplar(es)
Black Mountain Review (1988) 1 exemplar(es)
Histoire de Florida 1 exemplar(es)
The Dogs of Auckland 1 exemplar(es)
Zahrady paměti : výbor z poezie (1999) 1 exemplar(es)
Là: Poèmes 1968-1975 (2010) 1 exemplar(es)
Variace 1 exemplar(es)
Corn Close. 1 exemplar(es)
Have a Heart (1990) 1 exemplar(es)
Alex Katz & Robert Creeley: Edges (1999) 1 exemplar(es)
Whitman 1 exemplar(es)
Mother's Voice (1981) 1 exemplar(es)
The Dogs of Aukland 1 exemplar(es)
Waterworks 1 exemplar(es)
Myself 1 exemplar(es)
Desultory days (1978) 1 exemplar(es)
LILT 1 exemplar(es)
St. Martin’s Monoprints (1971) 1 exemplar(es)
For Joel 1 exemplar(es)
Way Poem 1 exemplar(es)
A Snarling Garland 1 exemplar(es)
Numbers 1 exemplar(es)
The Kind of Act 1 exemplar(es)
The Immoral Proposition 1 exemplar(es)
If You 1 exemplar(es)
Distance 1 exemplar(es)
As Now It Would Be Snow (1970) 1 exemplar(es)
SPARROW 14: Inside Out (1973) 1 exemplar(es)
SPARROW 6: The Creative (1973) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (2000) — Contribuinte — 1,276 cópias, 9 resenhas
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Contribuinte, algumas edições935 cópias, 7 resenhas
A Book of Luminous Things: An International Anthology of Poetry (1996) — Contribuinte — 835 cópias, 11 resenhas
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Contribuinte — 766 cópias, 3 resenhas
For the Love of Books: 115 Celebrated Writers on the Books They Love Most (1999) — Contribuinte — 456 cópias, 3 resenhas
A Pocket Book of Modern Verse (1954) — Contribuinte, algumas edições450 cópias, 2 resenhas
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (1992) — Contribuinte — 394 cópias, 3 resenhas
Contemporary American Poetry (1962) — Contribuinte, algumas edições390 cópias, 2 resenhas
The New American Poetry 1945-1960 (1960) — Contribuinte — 320 cópias, 2 resenhas
The Best American Poetry 2001 (2001) — Contribuinte — 223 cópias
The Best American Poetry 1999 (1999) — Contribuinte — 208 cópias
The Best American Poetry 1997 (1997) — Contribuinte — 168 cópias
The Best American Poetry 2007 (2007) — Contribuinte — 166 cópias, 1 resenha
Leading From Within: Poetry That Sustains the Courage to Lead (2007) — Contribuinte — 102 cópias, 3 resenhas
The Best American Poetry 1992 (1992) — Contribuinte — 102 cópias
The Spoken Word Revolution Redux (2007) — Contribuinte — 85 cópias, 3 resenhas
Splendide-Hôtel (1973) — Posfácio, algumas edições84 cópias, 1 resenha
Gods and Mortals: Modern Poems on Classical Myths (1684) — Contribuinte — 69 cópias, 2 resenhas
The Heath Anthology of American Literature, Concise Edition (2003) — Contribuinte — 69 cópias, 1 resenha
Poetry of Witness: The Tradition in English, 1500-2001 (2014) — Contribuinte — 44 cópias, 1 resenha
William Carlos Williams: A Collection of Critical Essays (1966) — Contribuinte, algumas edições22 cópias
Story to Anti-Story (1979) — Contribuinte — 13 cópias
unmuzzled ox 13 — Contribuinte — 7 cópias
Big Table 3 (1959) — Contribuinte — 6 cópias
Evergreen Review No. 20 (1961) — Contribuinte — 5 cópias
Peace or perish : a crisis anthology — Contribuinte — 4 cópias
L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E, Number 7, (Vol. 2, No. 1) — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Fire Exit 3 — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Vort #4, Fall 1973 — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Ironwood 28 Dickinson/Spicer: A Special Issue — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Wild Dog #17 — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Origin, Second Series, No. 6, July 1962 — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Niagara Frontier Review, Summer 1964 — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)
Accurate Key (2003) 1 exemplar(es)
Sarasota Review (2000) — Contribuinte — 1 exemplar(es)

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Published on the occasion of the exhibition of the exhibition 'R. B. Kitaj. Pictures - Bilder' at the Marlborough Fine Art Gallery, London, April - June 1977, and Marlborough Galerie, Zürich, June - July 1977.
Catalogue of 46 paintings, pastels and drawings and 1 etching, 1962-1977. Introduction, "Ecce Homo" by the poet Robert Creeley.
 
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petervanbeveren | Mar 28, 2023 |
My face is my own, I thought.
But you have seen it
turn into a thousand years.
I watched you cry.


I have known stress as of late. It rents my slumber. It distracts my reading eye. I only want malty Oktoberfest and Godard. I settle for pizza. Compromise. Sated. Sad.

There's a scarred security in this collection. Friendships and warm contact are a currency in a vague, steeled world of toil. There's still something possibly American at play, a tattered optimism.

Time is ever elusive. There's a posture to be pursued, a wind-tousled hilltop tree or a violin concerto on an alarm clock radio.… (mais)
 
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jonfaith | Feb 22, 2019 |
Impulses stir
To write a review
Using
The clipped,
Broken

What use is such unfinished verse, what does matter with coffee breath, a taillight out and a strange dream about a girl once dated?

Bobbie--take me away, perhaps to Indiana. Jon just read these poems, purchased last week in Syracuse. The elegy for the author's mother bruised me. I can't admit to similar damage elsewhere in the collection. Somehow this Bobbie onetime muse of Creeley eases into the sidelong, a refrain echoes rainfall and a tossed comment bleeds detail. The reader is free to ponder and unlace.… (mais)
 
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jonfaith | outras 2 resenhas | Feb 22, 2019 |
He tried the sweet,
the gentle, the "oh,
let's hold hands together "
and it was awful,
dull, brutally inconsequential.


Terse flickers, fading images grasped momentarily on a crazy warm Sunday morning. I was looking for a torque but found instead a respectable patience. Very William Carlos Williams.
 
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jonfaith | Feb 22, 2019 |

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Obras
145
Also by
40
Membros
2,228
Popularidade
#11,508
Avaliação
3.9
Resenhas
12
ISBNs
156
Idiomas
6
Favorito
18

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