Theodore Roethke Reads His Poetry
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Theodore Roethke Reads His Poetry by Theodore Roethke

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Published by Audio-Forum .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American - General,
  • Poetry

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12273622M
ISBN 101579704026
ISBN 109781579704025
OCLC/WorldCa85480952

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Theodore Roethke hardly fits anyone’s image of the stereotypical high-minded poet-intellectual of the s through s. Born in Saginaw, Michigan, his father was a German immigrant who owned and ran a acre greenhouse. Though as a child he read a great deal and as a high school freshman he had a Red Cross campaign speech translated into 26 languages, he suffered from issues of.   The poetry of Theodore Roethke is written by a man profoundly alive -- skirting the edge of suicide, losing his voice in the awe of love, reeling wildly in the throes of "the pure fury," and looking at last with calm eyes into infinity and his own undoing in the Far by: 4. Roethke came relatively late to the vocation of poetry, his first book, Open House, appearing in Written in tight rhyming forms, the book received widespread praise and was significant in introducing Roethke’s confessional stance which represented a break from . Theodore Huebner Roethke was an American poet, who published several volumes of poetry characterized by its rhythm and natural imagery. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in for his book, The Waking. Roethke wrote of his poetry: The greenhouse "is my symbol for the whole of life, a womb, a heaven-on-earth."/5.

Theodore Huebner Roethke was an American poet, who published several volumes of poetry characterized by its rhythm and natural imagery. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for poetry in for his book, The Waking. Roethke wrote of his poetry: The greenhouse "is my symbol for the whole of life, a womb, a heaven-on-earth."/5(97). - Buy Theodore Roethke Reads His Poetry book online at best prices in India on Read Theodore Roethke Reads His Poetry book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified s: 1. Theodore Roethke The Rose. 1 There are those to whom place is unimportant, But his place, where sea and fresh water meet, Is important– Where the hawks sway out into the wind, Without a single wingbeat, And the eagles sail low over the fir trees, And the gulls cry against the crows In the curved harbors, And the tide rises up against the grass. Books Best Sellers New Releases Children's Books Textbooks Australian Authors Kindle Books Audiobooks Books › Literature & Fiction › Poetry Reviews: 1.

All Books Children's Books School Books History Fiction Travel & Holiday Arts & Photography Mystery & Suspense Business & Investing Books › Fiction › Poetry Reviews: 1. A list of poems by Theodore Roethke Theodore Roethke, born in in Saginaw, Michigan, in , received the Pulizter Prize in for The Waking. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. Great Northern Books (US) Seller Inventory # Title Theodore Roethke Reads His Poetry Author Roethke, Theodore Format/binding Record Album Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition fair Quantity available 1 Publisher Caedmon Records Place of Publication New York Date published Bookseller catalogs Spoken Word;. This timely and accessible companion to the work of twentieth-century American poet Theodore Roethke (–) gathers essays that illuminate his poetics, themes, and the contexts of his poems through the diverse critical approaches that have emerged in the past five decades.