20th-Century Poetry by Stan Smith (auth.)

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McAuley, James, The Personal Element in Australian Poetry, 1970. Kenner, Hugh, The Pound Era, 1972. Schmidt, Michael, and Greve! Lindop, editors, British Poetry since /960: A Critical Survey, 1972. Armstrong, Isobel, The Poetic Vision: Signposts and Landmarks in Poetry, 197 3. Shaw, Robert, editor, American Poetry since /960, 1973. Allen, Donald, and Warren Tallman, The Poetics of the New American Poetry, 197 3. Sutton, Walter. American Free Verse: The Modern Revolution in Poetry, 197 3. , The Road from Paris: French Influence on English Poetry 190o-20, 1974.

Editor, The New Poetry, 1962; revised edition, 1966. Reeves, James, editor, Georgian Poetry, 1962. Allott. Kenneth. editor, The Penguin Book of Contemporary Verse 1918-1960, 1962. Moore, Geoffrey, and Ulli Beier. editors, Modern Poetry from Africa, 1963; revised edition, 1968. Brinnin. John Malcolm, and Bill Reid, editors, Twentieth Century Poetry: American and British, 1963; revised edition, 1970. Wilston, M. , editor. Poetry of Midcentury 1940-1960 [Canadian verse], 1964. Doyle, Charles, editor, Recent Poetry in New Zealand.

Copywriter, Oxford University Press, New York, 1951-54, and McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1954-55. Art Critic, European Edition of the New York Herald Tribune, Paris, 196~5, and Art International, Lugano, Switzerland, 1961-64; Editor, Locus So/us magazine, Lans-en-Vercors, France, 196G-62; Editor, Art and Literature, Paris, 1963-64; Paris Correspondent, 1964-65, and Executive Editor, 1965-72, Art News, New York. Since 1974, Professor of English, Brooklyn College of the City University of New York.

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