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American poetry is poetry of the United arose first as efforts by colonists to add their voices to English poetry in the 17th century, well before the constitutional unification of the Thirteen Colonies (although before this unification, a strong oral tradition often likened to poetry existed among Native American societies).
Unsurprisingly, most of the early colonists' work relied. Here is the eagerly awaited new edition of The Oxford Book of American Poetry brought completely up to date and dramatically expanded by poet David Lehman. It is a rich, capacious volume, featuring the work of more than poets-almost three times as many as the edition.
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Journal. She is an MFA candidate at The New School and lives in. Gwendolyn Brooks was the poet laureate of Illinois and, inbecame the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize. Her poetry reflected black urban experience of the 20 th century.
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