Helen Vendler

Helen Vendler is the Arthur Kingsley Porter University Professor Emerita in the Department of English at Harvard. Her latest book is The Ocean, the Bird, and the Scholar, a collection of essays. (December 2019)

Robert Lowell, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977

The Two Robert Lowells

Robert Lowell: Setting the River on Fire: A Study of Genius, Mania, and Character

by Kay Redfield Jamison

New Selected Poems

by Robert Lowell, edited by Katie Peterson

April 20, 2017 issue

John Berryman and Adrienne Rich (seated), with Stanley Kunitz, Richard Eberhart, and Robert Lowell (standing), at a memorial tribute to Randall Jarrell at Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, February 1966

Berryman: Tragedy & Comedy Together

A second look at the poet’s life, art, and reputation

The Heart Is Strange: New Selected Poems

by John Berryman, edited and with an introduction by Daniel Swift

The Dream Songs

by John Berryman, with an introduction by Michael Hofmann

77 Dream Songs

by John Berryman, with an introduction by Henri Cole

Berryman’s Sonnets

by John Berryman, with an introduction by April Bernard

June 4, 2015 issue

Robert Hass at the American Academy in Rome, May 2012

An Evangel for Poetry

What Light Can Do: Essays on Art, Imagination, and the Natural World

by Robert Hass

September 27, 2012 issue

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