Item description for Kindled Terraces: American Poets in Greece (New Odyssey Series) by Don Schofield...
Kindled Terraces is an anthology of poems by 40 contemporary American poets influenced by their experience in modern Greece. Spanning more than five decades and featuring highly acclaimed poets and those worthy of more attention, this collection offers a variety of styles, including lyric and narrative free verse, new formalism and experimental poetry. Set in both rural and urban Greece, these poems taken in classical mythology, ancient and modern history, and the vibrant diversity of a contemporary people whose spirit and traditions hold a significant place in the American poetic imagination.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.04" Width: 6.1" Height: 0.53" Weight: 1.02 lbs.
Publisher Truman State University Press
ISBN 1931112371 ISBN13 9781931112376
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More About Don Schofield
Don Schofield's poems, essays and translations have appeared in numerous American and international journals. Among his awards are the John D. Criticos Prize (UK), the Allen Ginsberg Award, and a Stanley J. Seeger Writer-in-Residence appointment at Princeton University. His books include Approximately Paradise, (University Press of Florida, 2002). Kindled Terraces: American Poets in Greece (Truman State University Press, 2004), and The Known: Selected Poems of Nikos Fokas, 1981-2000 (Ypsilon Press, 2010). A resident of Greece for over 30 years, he currently lives in Thessaloniki, where he serves as Dean of Special Programs at Perrotis College, the higher education division of the American Farm School.