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V-letter, and other poems

Karl Jay Shapiro

V-letter, and other poems

by Karl Jay Shapiro

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Published by Reynal & Hitchcock in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementKarl Shapiro.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3537.H27 V18
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 63 p. ;
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6467158M
LC Control Number44006977
OCLC/WorldCa21529587

  Auden’s book “For the Time Being” was “by far the most distinguished of the group,” the official report said, then it went on to say that the next best book was “V-Letter and Other. The American soldier-poet Karl Shapiro won the Pulitzer Prize for V-Letter and Other Poems (), making him an instant celebrity. The volume was written while he was stationed in Australia and.

Karl Shapiro (), Pulitzer Prize-winning American poet, is the author of more than forty volumes of poetry and criticism. Poems, his first volume, was privately published in While serving in Australia and New Guinea from to , Shapiro wrote his V-Letter and Other Poems, for which he won the Pulitzer Prize, as well as The Place of Love, which was published in Australia. V-Letter and Other Poems. London: Secker and Warburg, First English Edition. Collection of World War Two poems written while Shapiro was stationed in the Pacific with the U. S. Army. Pulitzer Prize-winning book by this anarchist. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket with wear to spine ends, few small edge chips. Item #

Louise Bogan. Bogan () was born in Maine and raised in mill towns throughout New England. She is the author of six poetry collections, including Collected Poems , which won a shared Bollingen Prize in Her honors include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts, as well as an award from the Academy of American Poets.   Karl Shapiro, V-Letter and Other Poems, Pulitzer (Poetry) Frank O’Hara, The Collected Poems of Frank O’Hara, National Book Award (Poetry) John Barth, Chimera, National Book Award (Fiction) Adrienne Rich, Diving into the Wreck, National Book Award (Poetry) Adrienne Rich, The School Among the Ruins, NBCC (Poetry).


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Price New from Used from V-letter "Please retry" $ — V-letter Paperback "Please retry" — — $Cited by: 4. V-Letter and Other Poems is Karl Shapiro’s second major collection of and other poems book, written from to while Shapiro was on active duty in the U.S.

Army during World War II. As Shapiro notes in. Genre/Form: Poetry Lask Poetry Collection War poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shapiro, Karl Jay, V-letter. New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, V-Letter, and other poems. [Karl Shapiro] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

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Find items in libraries near you. V-Letter from Karl Shapiro to George Barker, written in publication year of Shapiro's 'V-Letter and other Poems'.] A V-Mail [Victory Mail] letter (i.e.

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V-Letter and Other Poems is a collection of poems about war, written in a time of war by a mind occupied by the effects of war upon his real-people heroes.

However, Shapiro’s collection neither. A poetry collection is often a compilation of several poems by one poet to be published in a single volume or chapbook.A collection can include any number of poems, ranging from a few (e.g. the four long poems in T. Eliot's Four Quartets) to several hundred poems (as is often seen in collections of haiku).Typically the poems included in single volume of poetry, or a cycle of poems, are.

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Other Sites: DLTK-Holidays. DLTK-Kids. BrainFrame-Kids. First. In Persons, Places and Things by Shapiro was awarded Poetry Magazine's highest prize.

Later poems have appeared in Harpers. The New Republic, and other leading periodicals. The present volume is the collection of his verse written while on active duty in the South Pacific.

The lack of intellectual affectation makes these poems a pleasure to read. Shapiro is not writing war poems, but. Pulitzer Prize, any of a series of annual prizes awarded by Columbia University, New York City, for outstanding public service and achievement in American journalism, letters, and ships are also awarded.

The prizes, originally endowed with a gift of $, from the newspaper magnate Joseph Pulitzer, are highly esteemed and have been awarded each May since Click to read more about V-Letter and Other Poems by Karl Shapiro.

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Karl Shapiro was born in Baltimore, Maryland and graduated from the Baltimore City College high school. He attended the University of Virginia before World War II, and immortalized it in a scathing poem called "University", which noted that "to hurt the Negro and avoid the Jew is the curriculum".

He did not return after his military service. Shapiro wrote poetry in the Pacific Theater while he. After his ''V-Letter and Other Poems'' won the Pulitzer, his verse was sought after in many anthologies.

A year later, he attracted more attention with. Karl Shapiro took over in March ; he had won the Pulitzer for V-Letter, a book of war poems. Throughout the war, Randall Jarrell contributed his polyphonic and ghostly poetry; dead civilians and soldiers seemed to speak through him as through an Ouija board.

from V-Letter and Other Poems () Aside Sydney Bridge Troop Train Christmas Eve: Australia Full Moon: New Guinea Sunday: New Guinea Nigger Franklin The Interlude The Bed The Synagogue Birthday Poem The Leg Movie Elegy for a Dead Soldier Crusoe The Intellectual Spider Satire: Anxiety V-Letter.

from Essay on Rime () from Trial of a Poet. Other articles where V-Letter and Other Poems is discussed: Karl Shapiro: V-Letter and Other Poems (), which was based on his experiences during World War II, won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in Other volumes of poetry followed, notably Poems of a Jew (), White-Haired Lover (), Collected Poems, – (), and The Wild Card.

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