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Articles with keyword "poetry"

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Lending an Ear

Poets and teachers work together to cultivate a love of poetry in students.

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William Blake: Visions and Verses

The literary and visual works of the eccentric poet and printmaker are now available online.

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Helen Vendler: The Poem Unfolded

A poet writes about the critic's talent for listening closely.

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The Critic's Craft

Poetry critic Helen Vendler, this year's Jefferson Lecturer, speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the power of words.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

What accounts for Emerson's endurance as a writer?

cover of Proud to Be

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A Soldier’s Words

An anthology of writings by veterans.

Portrait of Carl Sandburg

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A Workingman's Poet

Frankness and plain speaking made Carl Sandburg a celebrity.

Zennon Hill in Cornwall

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Dear Amy,

"Congenital understanding" existed between D. H. Lawrence, Amy Lowell

Book cover for Stidentism

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Stridentism: Motors and Wings Included

Mexican Cultural Movement in the Twenties Had Plenty of Varoom

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Excerpts from the Writings of Wendell Berry

On work and the work of local culture