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'A Walking Shadow'.p.20

Later that month I read some poems of mine at Wanda’s Factory, at the church of St. Mary’s in Paddington Green, along with G. Weightman and  Giles Gordon. 372 more words

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Mr. Edwards And The Spider

I saw the spiders marching through the air,
Swimming from tree to tree that mildewed day
In latter August when the hay… 327 more words


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Those blessèd structures, plot and rhyme—
why are they no help to me now
I want to make
something imagined, not recalled?
I hear the noise of my own voice: 105 more words


Poetry and Social Change in the 1960s and 1970s

Poetry and Social Change in the 1960s and 1970s

What color are the plums on the slot machines in Paradise?  Bring answer Tuesday.’  I sent Ginsberg and Corso this goof telegram a few days before they hit Chicago in January 1959 to give a great marathon reading to help raise money and get Big Table on its legs.  6,046 more words


by Robert Lowell

History has to live with what was here,

clutching and close to fumbling all we had–

it is so dull and gruesome how we die, 85 more words

IAAS Postgraduate Conference 2015 - Reflection

I spoke at the Irish Association for American Studies Postgraduate Conference on the 28th of November last. The conference draws together scholars engaged in Postgraduate study, either at MA or Doctorate level, who have particular interest in American studies. 967 more words

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