Bogan, Louise
April 1961
New Yorker;4/1/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p129
The article reflects on mid-century American verse. The modern movement has proved as far as poetry is concerned, an eagerness to grasp reality and to acquire technical virtuosity. What it has failed to explore is variety, depth and delicacy of emotion. It discusses the publication of poetry. It describes Howard Nemerov's "New and Selected Poems."


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