Item description for The New York Quarterly, Number 2 by William Packard...
Since its founding in 1969 by William Packard, The New York Quarterly has been devoted to excellence in the publication of a unique and fervent cross-section of contemporary American poetry regardless of school of thought, style, or genre. Our only concern is to focus on the craft that underlies effective poetry writing. The New York Quarterly features works by both known and emerging poets. The NYQ Craft Interviews present the views of some of our most outstanding poets on the general subjects of style, prosody and technique. The issues are rounded out with an essay or two on the subject of contemporary American poetry that is both accessible and meaningful to readers, poets, students, and teachers of poetry alike. NYQ 2 features a craft interview with Paul Blackburn; an editorial on the history of New York poets; handwritten worksheets and poems of May Swenson, Andrew Glaze, William S. Merwin, and Maxine Kumin; "Assonance is Like This," an article by Eli Siegel; list of films on poetry and poets; photos of Bogan, Kunitz, Field, Merwin, Siegel and Ashbery; and poetry by Allen Ginsberg, Louis Ginsberg, RobertOh Faber, Stephen Dunn, Edmund Pennant, Susan Wecker, Helena Moynihan, Leo Connellan, Robert Lax, Laura Benet, Nikki Giovanni, Virginia Bell, Michael Harlow, William Stafford, Rose Drachler, Jill Hoffman, Brian Swann, Donald Lawder, John Hall Wheelock, Robert Dugan, Ron Padgett, Manu Sassoonian, John Tagliabue, John Hollander, Toby Olson, James Murphy, Elizabeth Yazzetti, and Susan Schell.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6" Height: 0.26" Weight: 0.37 lbs.
Release Date Mar 15, 2007
Publisher The New York Quarterly
ISBN 1934423025 ISBN13 9781934423028
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More About William Packard
William Packard is founder and editor of the New York Quarterly. He has been a professor of poetry at New York University for over twenty years and is a poet, screenwriter and playwright as well. He lives in New York City.
William Packard currently resides in the state of New York.