Carl Sandburg

Mitgang, Herbert
January 1978
New Republic;1/14/78, Vol. 178 Issue 2, p24
Profiles poet Carl Sandburg of the U.S. Role of Sandburg in liberal politics; Details of the books written by Sandburg, including "Chicago Poems," "The People," "Always the Young Strangers"; Aversion of Sandburg toward television commercials; Role of Sandburg in the presidential campaign of Adlai E. Stevenson; Admiration of him for the New Deal Democrats; Criticism made by Edmund Wilson in his book "In Patriotic Gore," about the passages in Sandburg's "The Prairie Years."


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