The 2005 National Poetry Series

Beaven, Craig
July 2007
Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts;Summer/Fall2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p308
Academic Journal
This article focuses on the history of the National Poetry Series. A discussion is presented about a speech by Daniel Halpern that reported on the lack of published poetry in the United States. The author describes the evolution of poetry since Halpern's speech in 1975 and poets who have achieved commercial success.


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