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American Poetry Since 1970: Up Late

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The new edition of the bestselling alternative anthology of American poets is a 600-page gathering of what is alive, awake, and intelligent on the current poetry scene. This edition includes a complete index and more than 400 poems.
Paperback, 591 pages
Published April 1st 1988 by Four Walls Eight Windows (first published November 1st 1987)
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Might change your mind about poetry, assuming your put off by the lifeless singsong that passes for poetry these days.
Interesting anthology, with great entries from Michael Lally and Eileen Myles, but should be more eclectic than it was
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Andrei Codrescu is a Romanian-born American poet, novelist, essayist, screenwriter, and commentator for National Public Radio. He was Mac Curdy Distinguished Professor of English at Louisiana State University from 1984 until his retirement in 2009.
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