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Articles with keyword "poetry"

W. S. Merwin


Over a Career Spanning Six Decades, American Poet W. S. Merwin Transformed Anger into Art

Translation, travel, theater, and nature inspire an independent poet.

Eliot and Virginia Woolf


What to Make of T. S. Eliot?

He feared and loathed women, colored his face green, and wore lipstick.

Louise Gluck


Louise Glück

A poet whose seering lyricism defies facile attempts to characterize it.

Garrison Keillor in his signature footwear.


The Next Stage of Garrison Keillor:

After 40 years on the radio, what to do next?

illustration f Marianne Moore


Moore or Less

Did the persona distract from the poetry?

Cover of Blues Viision


In the Land of Snow and Fargo, a Legacy of Black Writing Emerges

A new anthology of African-American writing reveals black lives in the Midwest.

Sur's Ocean


Murty Classical Library of India Sheds Light on Sixteenth-century Lyrical Poet Surdas

Poems in the style proliferated for centuries.