Written by Cummings, E E
E.E. Cummings is without question one of the major poets of this century, and this volume, first published in 1959, is indispensable for every lover of modern lyrical verse. It contains one hundred of Cummings s wittiest and most profound poems, harvested from thirty-five of the most radically creative years in contemporary American poetry.
Written by Juan Felipe Herrera
A hybrid collection of texts written and performed on the road, from Mexico City to San Francisco, from Central America to central California, illustrated throughout with photos and artwork. Rants, manifestos, newspaper cutups, street theater, anti-lectures, love poems, and riffs tell the story of what it’s like to live outlaw and brown in the United States.
Written by Stramm, August
The great German Expressionist poet and playwright August Stramm (18741915) wrote only two books of poetry before his death in World War I. These proto-Dadaist poems represent his finest works. "Night / Moans / From the kisses.""
Written by Pablo Neruda
This bilingual volume is the definitive collection of the poetry of Pablo Neruda, the 1971 Nobel Prize winner and one of the most profoundly influential poets of the twentieth century. His love poems are earthy and transcendent, and his political poems are the work of a man as incisive, impassioned, and ferociously intelligent as he was sensual.
Written by Gioia, Dana
So much of what we live goes on inside The diaries of grief, the tongue-tied achesOf unacknowledged love are no less realFor having passed unsaid. What we concealIs always more than what we dare confide.Think of the letters that we write our dead. from Unsaid
Written by Virgil
From the award-winning translator of"The Iliad"and"The Odyssey c"omes a brilliant new translation of Virgil's great epic Fleeing the ashes of Troy, Aeneas, Achilles mighty foe in the"Iliad," begins an incredible journey to fulfill his destiny as the founder of Rome.