The Open Door
One Hundred Poems, One Hundred Years of Poetry Magazine
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Chicago Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $15.00|
| Book Description: |
When Harriet Monroe founded Poetry magazine in Chicago in 1912, she began with an image: the Open Door. "May the great poet we are looking for never find it shut, or half-shut, against his ample genius!" For a century, the most important and enduring poets have walked through that door--William Carlos Williams and Wallace Stevens in its first years, Rae Armantrout and Kay Ryan in 2011. And at the same time, Poetry continues to discover the new voices who will be read a...