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John Ashbery

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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  • Ashbery, John -- Criticism and interpretation.

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    Statementedited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.
    SeriesBloom"s major poets
    ContributionsBloom, Harold.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3501.S475 Z73 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination180 p. ;
    Number of Pages180
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3680400M
    ISBN 100791078876
    LC Control Number2003024088

    John Ashbery wrote his first poem when he was 8. It rhymed and made sense (“The tall haystacks are great sugar mounds/ These are the fairies’ camping . John Ashbery was born on J in Rochester, New York. He received a bachelor's degree from Harvard University and a master's degree in English from Columbia University. After graduating, he wrote advertising copy for Oxford University Press and s: 1.

      John Ashbery () was an American poet and former executive editor of Art News, former arts critic for New York Magazine and Newsweek, and former chancellor of the Academy of American Poets from to His many collections include Notes from the Air: Selected Later Poems, which was awarded the International Griffin Poetry Prize/5(). Short Description of Book – From the early virtuosity of Some Trees and The Tennis Court Oath through the triumphs of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror to the brilliance of A Wave – each collection of John Ashbery’s verse has broken new ground.

    Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror. John Ashbery AKA John Lawrence Ashbery Born: Jul Birthplace: Rochester, NY Died: 3-Sep Location of death: Hudson, NY Cause of death: Natural Causes Gender: Male His poem Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror refers to a painting by Parmigiano. [1] American Culture's Debt to Gay Sons of Harvard (Dinitia Smith, The New York Born: John Ashbery was born in Rochester, New York, on J He was the author of more than twenty books of poetry, including Breezeway (Ecco, ); Quick Question (Ecco, ); Planisphere (HarperCollins, ); A Worldly Country (Ecco, ); Where Shall I Wander (HarperCollins, ); Chinese Whispers (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ); Your Name Here .


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John Ashbery was recognized as one of the greatest 20th-century American poets. He won nearly every major American award for poetry, including the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Yale Younger Poets Prize, the Bollingen Prize, the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize, the Griffin International Award, and a MacArthur “Genius” Grant.

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John Ashbery was born in Rochester, New York, in He earned degrees from Harvard and Columbia, and he traveled as a Fulbright Scholar to France in Best known as a poet, he has published more than twenty collections, most recently A Worldly Country (Ecco, )/5.

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Published inJohn Ashbery’s seventh collection of poems remains the only book to ever win all three major awards—the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, and the National Book Critics Circle Award—in one year.

Its long title poem is an ekphrastic masterpiece: drawing on Ashbery’s background as an art critic, it mimics an essay. The poetry of John Ashbery has been awarded virtually every conceivable literary prize including the National Book Award, the Pulitzer Prize, the Griffin, and the National Book Critics Circle Award.

Planisphere is a new collection by one of America’s most innovative and influential poets—an exceptional artist whose work stands alongside the Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. By the end of the book, Ashbery’s own place in the poetic tradition has become much clearer.

” —Adam Kirsch, The Providence Phoenix “ [Ashbery] details his relationship with six minor poets, including John Clare and Laura Riding—the more obscure talents he turns to when his poetic mind needs refueling.

” —Nicole Duclos, Utne Reader. John Ashbery () began publishing poetry in The New Yorker in He was the author of more than twenty collections of poetry, among them “Quick Question”; “Planisphere.

John Ashbery was born in Rochester, New York, in He is the author of more than twenty books of poetry, including Quick Question; Planisphere; Notes from the Air; A Worldly Country; Where Shall I Wander; and Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror, which received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the National Book : HarperCollins Publishers.

John Ashbery: By the Book. John Ashbery Credit Illustration by Jillian Tamaki. May 7, The Book of Knowledge, published in England aroundwhich had belonged to my mother. Signed by John Ashbery on the title page, inscribed to former owner in Publisher's black cloth binding stamped in gilt on spine.

Near Fine with slight musty odor to pages, pages toned, non-authorial previous owner gift inscription to front free end paper, in Near Fine dust jacket with a darkened spine and light edge wear. John Ashbery, an enigmatic genius of modern poetry whose energy, daring and boundless command of language raised American verse to brilliant and baffling heights, died early Sunday at age   Vital and imaginative, Ashbery’s poems not only touch on the “big questions” and crises of life in the twenty-first century, but also delicately capture the small moments between and among people.

Imaginative, linguistically dazzling, and artistically ambitious, Breezeway is John Ashbery’s sharpest and most arresting collection yet. Selections from the first three decades of the poetry of John Ashbery, author of Self-Portrait in a Convex Mirror, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award The late John Ashbery was a poet whose "teasing, delicate, soulful lines made him one of the most influential figures of lateth and early 21st century American literature."5/5(4).

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John Ashbery, in full John Lawrence Ashbery, (born JRochester, New York, U.S.—died September 3,Hudson, New York), American poet noted for the elegance, originality, and obscurity of his poetry. Ashbery graduated from Harvard University in and received a master’s degree from Columbia University in After working as a.

John Ashbery was born on Jin Rochester, the first of two sons of Chester F. Ashbery and the former Helen Lawrence. He grew up in Sodus, N.Y., in Wayne County, where his father was a. John Ashbery () is the author of over twenty books of poetry, including Chinese Whispers(Farrar, Straus & Giroux, ); Your Name Here (); Girls on the Run: A Poem (); Wakefulness (); Can You Hear, Bird (); And the Stars Were Shining (); Hotel Lautrémont (); Flow Chart (); April Galleons (); A Wave (), which won.

About John Ashbery A native of Rochester, New York, John Ashbery ( – ) was the prolific author of twenty three volumes of poetry, plus fiction, plays and criticism. He was the recipient of numerous literary awards, including The Pulitzer Prize, National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award, all of which were garnered.

John Ashbery: They Knew What They Wanted does readers the great favor of letting us peer into Ashbery’s second, less known artistic career. His collages are presented alongside a selection of his poems, allowing us to see how much they have in common, to understand how each medium came to occupy a natural space in this prolific and influential 4/4(5).American Book Review editor profile.

John Ashbery was born in Rochester, New York on 28 July He received a BA from Harvard () and an MA from Columbia (), went to France as a Fulbright Scholar inand lived and worked there for most of the next decade.