The first comprehensive selection of an important American proletarian poet who was passionately engaged in the major issues of his time, 1930s-1990s This is the collected work of a major, versatile American poet passionately engaged with everything from the Holocaust and the Spanish Civil War to his love for New York City and his wife. The editors argue that his long poem sequence, Denmark Vesey, stands as the most ambitious poem about African American history ever written by a white American. Wicked Times includes previously unpublished poems and the first detailed account of Kramer's life, along with photos and extensive explanatory notes.Selected Poems Aaron Kramer, Cary Nelson, Donald Gilzinger ... The parentsa#39; immersion in the socialism and communism of Eastern Europe and their membership in the Communist Party in the ... An admittedly unruly student in Miss Pearl Bynoea#39;s first-grade class, he often ignored her assignments and xxxii / AARONanbsp;...
|Author||:||Aaron Kramer, Cary Nelson, Donald Gilzinger|
|Publisher||:||University of Illinois Press - 2004|