On William Stafford The Worth of Local Things (Under Discussion) by Tom Andrews

Cover of: On William Stafford | Tom Andrews

Published by University of Michigan Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Stafford, William - Poems & Criticism,
  • American English,
  • Poetry,
  • USA,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Poetry / General,
  • Stafford, William,
  • 1914-1993,
  • Stafford, William,

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7633745M
ISBN 100472104241
ISBN 109780472104246

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William Stafford has 94 books on Goodreads with ratings. William Stafford’s most popular book is The Way It Is: New and Selected Poems. Among his best-known books are The Rescued Year (), Stories That Could Be True: New and Collected Poems (), Writing the Australian Crawl: Views on the Writer's Vocation (), and An Oregon Message ().

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William Stafford () was an American poet who published dozens of poetry volumes and a number of prose books about poetry, creativity, and teaching. This list is for book by William Stafford and by others about his work.

William Stafford, American poet whose work explores man’s relationship with nature. He formed the habit of rising early to write every day, often musing on the minutia of life. Stafford attended the University of Kansas (B.A., ; M.A., ) and the State University of Iowa, where he received a.

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William Stafford (–) was the author of more than fifty books, including Traveling Through the Dark, winner of the National Book Award. He served as Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress and was Oregon's poet laureate/5(53).

Biography. William Edgar Stafford was born in Hutchinson, Kansas, on Januto Ruby Mayher and Earl Ingersoll Stafford.

The eldest of three children, Stafford grew up with an appreciation for nature and books. William Stafford () was an earnest, perceptive, and often affecting American poet who filled his life and ours with poetry of challenge and Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Graywolf Press.

William Edgar Stafford was born in Hutchinson, Kansas on Janu He received a B.A. in and a master's degree in English in from the University of Kansas and a Ph.D. from the University of Iowa in During the Second World War, he was a conscientious objector and worked in the civilian public service camps.

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“I was so surprised at the depth of William Stafford's poetry, and it fell into my heart as if it had always been there.” —Alice Walker “Ask Me: Essential Poems is a wonderful one-volume introduction to Stafford's poetry.” —Oregonian “[Ask Me] does what Stafford's poetry itself does--it performs a small, creaturely act of reaching out.

Biography: William Stafford, Kansas’ best-known poet, was born in Hutchinson in He was a student at the University of Kansas, majoring in English and economics (the latter because of the influence of John Ise, author of Sod and Stubble).He also attended the University of Wisconsin and the University of Iowa, where he received a Ph.D.

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Stafford was the second son of Sir Humphrey Stafford (d. 22 September ) of Cottered and Rushden, Hertfordshire, by his first wife, Margaret Fogge, daughter of Sir John Fogge of Ashford, Kent.

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The Way It Is gathers unpublished poems from his last year, including the poem he wrote the day he died, as well as an essential selection of works from throughout his career/5(2). Celebrating the birthday of William Stafford, Oregon's most famous poet and one of America's most important 20th-century poets, the Friends of William Stafford organize a series of commemorative.

Stafford wrote over fifteen books in his thirty-three-year publishing career, making him one of the country’s most prolific poets. His books include the poetry collections Stories That Could Be True: New and Collected Poems (), An Oregon Message (), and Passwords (), and two widely read books on the writer’s vocation, Writing.William Stafford - Poem Signed - Item The American poet and winner of the National Book Award signs his poem 'Holcomb, Kansas'.

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Inhe was the Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress (a position currently known as the Poet Laureate).

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