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Best American Poetry 2016 [Paperback]

Item : Best American Poetry 2016 [Paperback]
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Author Author : Lehman, David, Hirsch, Edward
ISBN-10 ISBN-10 : 150112756X
ISBN-13 ISBN-13 : 9781501127564
Publisher Publisher : Scribner
Pages Pages : 240
Binding Binding : Paperback
Item ID : 100051000

The premier anthology of contemporary American poetry continues—guest edited this year by award-winning poet Edward Hirsch, a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and the president of The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

The Best American Poetry series is “a vivid snapshot of what a distinguished poet finds exciting, fresh and memorable” (Robert Pinsky); a guiding light for the mood and shape of modern American poetry. Each year, this series presents essential American verse and the poets who create it. Truly the “best” American poetry has appeared in this venerable collection for over twenty-five years.

A poet of decided brilliance since his 1981 debut collection,For the Sleepwalkers, Edward Hirsch curates a thoughtful selection of poetry for 2016 and an Introduction to be savored. Jumpha Lahiri said of Hirsch, “The trademarks of his poems are…to be intimate but restrained, to be tender without being sentimental, to witness life without flinching, and above all, to isolate and preserve those details of our existence so often overlooked, so easily forgotten, so essential to our souls.” Hirsch’s choices for this collection reflect the soul of poetry in America. As ever, series editor David Lehman opens this year’s edition with an insider’s guide and a thoughtful contemplation of poetry today.David Lehman, the series editor of The Best American Poetry, is also the editor of the Oxford Book of American Poetry. His books of poetry include Poems in the Manner OfNew and Selected PoemsYeshiva BoysWhen a Woman Loves a Man, and The Daily Mirror.He lives in New York City and Ithaca, New York.

Edward Hirsch is an American poet and critic who wrote national bestsellerHow to Read a Poem and Fall in Love with Poetry. He has published nine books of poems, includingThe Living Fire:l&

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