Selected letters of Theodore Roethke

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Roethke, Theodore, 1908-1963 -- Correspondence., Poets, American -- 20th century -- Correspond
Statementedited with an introduction by Ralph J. Mills, Jr.
ContributionsMills, Ralph J., ed.
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LC ClassificationsPS3535.O39 Z54 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 273 p.
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Open LibraryOL4369779M
ISBN 100571090958
LC Control Number78529946

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Born in Saginaw, Michigan, his father was a German immigrant who owned and ran a acre greenhouse. Though as a child he read a great deal and as a high school freshman he had a Red Cross campaign speech translated into 26 languages, he suffered from issues of.

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Theodore Huebner Roethke (/ ˈ r ɛ t k i / RET-kee; – August 1, ) was an American poet. Roethke is regarded as one of the most accomplished and influential poets of his generation. Roethke's work is characterized by its introspection, rhythm and natural was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in for his book The Waking, and he won the annual National Book Genre: American poetry.

Theodore Roethke, born in in Saginaw, Michigan, inreceived the Pulizter Prize in for The Waking. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

Theodore Roethke, American poet whose verse is characterized by introspection, intense lyricism, and an abiding interest in the natural world. Roethke was educated at the University of Michigan (B.A., ; M.A., ) and Harvard University.

He taught at several colleges and universities, notably. Theodore Roethke (REHT-kee) devoted most of his energy to his poetry. Ralph J. Mills, Jr., however, has filled one small volume, On the Poet and His Craft: Selected Prose of Theodore Roethke ( This article needs additional or more specific categories.

Please help out by adding categories to it so that it can be listed with similar articles. (May )"Root Cellar" is a poem written by the American poet Theodore Roethke () published in Roethke's second collection, The Lost Son and Other Poems, in in Garden City, New York.

The year before, Wright’s first book of poems, “The Green Wall,” had been chosen by W. Auden for the Yale Younger Poets award; Roethke’s most recent book, “The Waking,” had won the.

Theodore Roethke's biography and life re Huebner Roethke was born in Saginaw, Michigan, the son of Otto Roethke and Helen Huebner, who, along with. I am. says the lamb by Roethke, Theodore and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Roethke came relatively late to the vocation of poetry, his first book, Open House, appearing in Written in tight rhyming forms, the book received widespread praise and was significant in introducing Roethke’s confessional stance which represented a break.

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These two hundred poems demonstrate the variety of Roethke's themes and styles, the comic and serious sides of his temperament, and his breakthroughs in the use of language. Theodore Roethke by Theodore Roethke,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

Theodore Roethke, First Edition. Theodore Roethke: Selected Poems (American Poets Project Series) Roethke, Theodore) Hirsch, Edward (editor) A collection of letters by the American poet, winner of the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize.

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Edited with an introd. by Ralph J. Mills, Jr. Includes chronology, black and white illustrations. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Ralph J.

Mills, Jr., edited Selected Letters () and a volume of selected prose, On the Poet and His Craft (). The only biography of Roethke is Allan Seager, The Glass House: The Life of Theodore Roethke (). The major critical study is Karl Malkoff, Theodore Roethke: An.

Theodore Roethke: Selected Poems Edited by Edward Hirsch “In his brilliant introduction, Edward Hirsch calls the Selected Poems a ‘spiritual autobiography,’ and as we chart Roethke’s development, we share in those moments of sublime ecstasy when boundaries between the self and the natural world momentarily dissolve and the poet reaches ‘the imperishable quiet at the heart of form.’.

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The circumstances of Theodore Roethke’s birth and childhood were very important for his development as a poet. Roethke was born in in Saginaw, Michigan, to a family of gardeners and florists.

Roethke was awarded Guggenheim Fellowship inthe Poetry magazine Levinson Prize inand major grants from the Ford Foundation and the National Institute of Arts and Letters the year after.

In Roethke married Beatrice O'Connell, whom he had met during his earlier at Bennington. "One of the virtues of good poetry is the fact that it irritates the mediocre." Theodore Roethke was one of the most famous and outspoken poets and poetry teachers this country has ever known.

In this volume of selected prose, Roethke articulates his commitments to imaginative possibilities, offers tender advice to young writers, and zings darts at stuffed shirts, lightweights and fools.

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Includes. Theodore Roethke is composed of 4 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with.David Wagoner is recognized as the leading poet of the Pacific Northwest, often compared to his early mentor Theodore Roethke, and highly praised for his skillful, insightful and serious body of work.

He has won numerous prestigious literary awards including the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, two Pushcart Prizes, and the Academy of Arts and Letters Award, and has twice been nominated for the.

Theodore Roethke was one of the most famous and outspoken poets and poetry teachers this country has ever known. In this volume of selected prose, Roethke articulates his commitments to imaginative possibilities, offers tender advice to young writers, and zings darts at stuffed shirts, lightweights and : Copper Canyon Press.