Poets.org: A Brief Guide to the New York School


Subject:
Poetry , American

Description:
"The New York School of poetry began around 1960 in New York City and included poets such as John Ashbery, Barbara Guest, Kenneth Koch, and Frank O'Hara. Heavily influenced by surrealism and modernism, the poetry of the New York School was serious but also ironic, and incorporated an urban sensibility into much of the work." Includes links to additional information about selected poets and to related prose. From the Academy of American Poets.

Publisher:
Academy of American Poets

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/5668


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