Florida in Poetry: A History of the Imagination Book by Jane Anderson Jones

Florida in Poetry: A History of the Imagination Book by Jane Anderson Jones

Florida in Poetry: A History of the Imagination

The first comprehensive anthology of Florida poetry from some of the earliest European encounters with the peninsula to the experiences of contemporary poets A cross section of voices enchanted by, complaining about, wondering at, bemused by, and disgusted with Florida s environment and character Includes poems by Bartolome de Flores, Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes, The first comprehensive anthology of Florida poetry from some of the earliest European encounters with the peninsula to the experiences of contemporary poets A cross section of voices enchanted by, complaining about, wondering at, bemused by, and disgusted with Florida s environment and character Includes poems by Bartolome de Flores, Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes, Elizabeth Bishop, James Merrill, Edmund Skellings, May Swenson, Richard Wilbur, Donald Justice, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Enid Shomer, and Ricardo Pau LIosa, among many others A delightful blend of old and modern poetry that poets and students will appreciate

Title : Florida in Poetry: A History of the Imagination
Author :  Jane Anderson Jones
Language : English
Isbn : 1561640832
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 296 pages

Rating: 4.9

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