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American poetry.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

"Belated Answer" by Jane Merchant

Identifier: MS-3972

This collection consists of a single handwritten poem by Jane Merchant. The poem, "Belated Answer," is written in response to an Emily Dickinson poem, "This is My Letter to the World," the first two lines of which are written at the top of the page.

Dates: undated

David Madden Papers

Identifier: MS-2836

This collection consists of manuscripts of several English textbooks edited by David Madden. It also contains the thesis Feminist Hard-Boiled Detective Fiction as Political Protest in the Tradition of Women Proletarian Writers of the 1930s by his student, Laura Ng. In addition, several manuscripts of novels and short stories of Madden's literary clients are included.

Dates: 2004-2005

"Honest Simplicity in William Carlos Williams' "Asphodel, That Greeny Flower""

Identifier: MS-3809

This collection is a manuscript written by Marilyn Kallet entitled "Honest Simplicity in William Carlos Williams' "Asphodel, That Greeny Flower"". In it, Kallet provides a study of the effect of turmoil on William Carlos Williams' output and theorizing. For Kallet, "Asphodel, That Greeny Flower" is a poem that reaches into the depths of Williams' creative spirit.

Dates: 1985

James A. Perkins Poetry Journals

Identifier: MS-3933

Collection houses twenty-six poetry journals of James A. Perkins. Each journal is a composition notebook that contains a year's worth of writing, notes, addresses, pictures, assignments, and business cards. This collection contains journals from 1985 to 2011.

Dates: 1985 January 3-2011 December 27