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Title To the stars : Kansas poets of the Ad Astra Poetry Project / edited and with commentary by Denise Low, discussion guide by Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg.

Imprint Topeka, [Kans.] : Center for Kansas Studies of Washburn University ; Lawrence, [Kan.] : Mammoth Publications, c2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Kansas Collection  811.508 T55 2009    ---  Lib Use Only
 Axe Kansas Collection  811.508 T55 2009 c.2  ---  Lib Use Only
 Eureka Non-Fiction  810.8 Low    ---  Available
 Parsons Non-Fiction  811.5 L912    ---  Available
Description 110, 2 p. : ports. ; 22 cm.
Note Includes index.
Summary This book collects [Denise Low's] Ad Astra Poetry Project broadsides in print form. Each entry presents a biography, poem, and commentary about the poem in concise form, easily accessible for readers...Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg adds discussion questions for those who wish to use this book for classes or other groups. Clear discussion, free of jargon, makes this ideal for sharing with students and friends. Low selects poems that comment, in some way, on Kansas experience. -- Back cover.
Contents James Langston Mercer Hughes (1902-1967) -- Gordon Parks (1912-2006) -- William Edgar Stafford (1914-1993) -- Jack DeWerff (1924-) -- Thomas Zvi Wilson (1931-) -- William C. Kloefkorn (1932-) -- Jo McDougall (1935-) -- Charles Plymell (1935-) -- Kenneth Lee Irby (1936-) -- Gloria Vando (1936-) -- Victor Contoski (1936-) -- Elizabeth Avery Schultz (1936-) -- Harley Elliott (1940-) -- Robert Day (1941-) -- Diane Glancy (1941-) -- Jonathan Holden (1941-) -- Michael L. Johnson (1941-) -- James O. McCrary (1941-) -- B.H. Fairchild (1942) -- William J. Harris (1942-) -- Steven A. Hind (1942-) -- Philip Miller (1943-) -- James Vincent Tate (1943-) -- Stephen E. Meats (1944-) -- Patricia Traxler (1944-) -- Jeanine Hathaway (1945-) -- Michael Poage (1945-) -- Judith Roitman (1945-) -- John Moritz (1946-2007) -- Patricia Reeves (1947-) -- Linda Lynette Rodriguez (1947-) -- Albert Goldbarth (1948-) -- Jeanie Wilson (1948-) -- Donald Warren Levering (1949-) -- Denise (Dotson) Low (1949-) -- Gary J. Lechliter (1951-) -- Serena Allison Hearn (1957-) -- Brian Daldorph (1958-) -- Kathleen Johnson (1959-) -- Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg (1959-) -- Barry Robert Barnes (1960-) -- Elizabeth Caroline Dodd (1962-) -- William Sheldon (1962-) -- Amy Fleury (1970-) -- Kevin Young (1970-) -- Kevin James Rabas (1974-) -- Cyrus Console (1977-) -- Benjamin S. Lerner (1979-) -- Ad Astra Poetry Writing Guide: Prompts by Caryn Mirriam-Goldberg.
Awards Kansas Notable Book, 2010.
Subject Poets, American -- Kansas.
American poetry -- Kansas.
Ad Astra Poetry Project.
Added Author Low, Denise.
Mirriam-Goldberg, Caryn.
Added Title Ad Astra Poetry Project.
ISBN 9780980010275
0980010276

 
    
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