A list of Famous 20th Century American Poets. Paperback $16.50 $18.00 Current price is $16.50, Original price is $18.00. Women poets, American->20th century->Biography. List View List. Get this from a library! On this list, a reader will find information about some of the most influential American poets who worked primarily in the 20th Century. The first Black American woman to publish a short story, she was also an influential abolitionist and women… He's best known for his 1957 masterpiece On The Road. She is the editor of The Best American Poetry 2000, and from January 2000 to January 2002 she wrote a weekly column, "Poet's Choice," for The Washington Post. Grid View Grid. [Laura Chester; Sharon R Barba;] -- A collection of the female voice in America, this anthology includes the work of 70 women poets ranging from established names to the lesser-known. Add to Wishlist. 1 - 20 of 27 results. For some this is an explicit project that explores openly matters of theology and experience. Her latest poetry collection, Sonata Mulattica: Poems, was released by W.W. Norton & Co. in 2009, and in 2011 she published The Penguin Anthology of 20th-Century American Poetry. The eventful period that followed the war left its imprint upon books of all kinds. It is an essential purchase for university libraries contemporary American poetry.' American literature - American literature - The 20th century: Important movements in drama, poetry, fiction, and criticism took shape in the years before, during, and after World War I. Modern and Contemporary Poets of Christian Faith The following is a partial list of twentieth-century poets who write in some way about their Christian faith. They range in style, background, and the social, personal, and cultural contexts from which they drew inspiration. The Liars' Club. Frances Ellen Watkins Harper (September 24, 1825 - February 20, 1911) was a Black American poet, author, and lecturer who became a household name in the 19th century. by Mary Karr. 'A History of Twentieth-Century American Women’s Poetry is a clearly written, approachable selection of current scholarship in the field of twentieth-century American women’s poetry. The authors listed on this page include some of the greatest poets of 20th Century. In 1996 the Academy of American Poets dubbed April National Poetry Month to celebrate the richness of American poetry. Linda Kemp Source: Languages and Literature Inspiring Women Poets To Read "May I write words more naked than flesh, stronger than bone, more resilient than sinew, sensitive than nerve." QUICK ADD. 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