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The American Poets

by Curtis Hidden Page

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Published .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23424178M

The American Book Award is an American literary award that annually recognizes a set of books and people for "outstanding literary achievement". According to the awards press release, it is "a writers' award given by other writers" and "there are no categories, no nominees, and therefore no losers.". The Academy of American Poets is pleased to announce the publication of POEM-A-DAY: Poems for Every Occasion, to be released by Abrams Books. Inspired by the digital series Poem-a-Day, this new book is organized chronologically, in keeping with the themes of the seasons.

The Academy of American Poets is a national, member-supported organization that promotes poets and the art of poetry. The nonprofit organization was incorporated in the state of New York in It fosters the readership of poetry through outreach activities such as National Poetry Month, its website , the syndicated series Poem-a-Day, American Poets magazine, . American literature - American literature - Poetry: The post-World War II years produced an abundance of strong poetry but no individual poet as dominant and accomplished as T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, Robert Frost, or William Carlos Williams, whose long careers were coming to an end. The major poetry from to was Modernist in its ironic texture yet .

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