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About the Author

Kay Ryan is a poet and educator. Born in San Jose, California, she received bachelors and masters degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles. Her first collection, Dragon Acts to Dragon Ends, was privately published in 1983. Ryan found a commercial publisher for her second collection, mostrar mais Strangely Marked Metal, but her work went nearly unrecognized until the mid 1990s, when some of her poems were anthologized and the first reviews appeared in national journals. She received the Ruth Lilly Poetry Prize in 2004, and published her sixth collection of poetry, The Niagara River. Ryan's other awards include the 2001 Maurice English Poetry Award, a fellowship in 2001 from the National Endowment for the Arts, and a 2004 Guggenheim Fellowship. Her poems have been included in three Pushcart Prize anthologies and have been selected four times for The Best American Poetry. Ryan's collection The Best of It: New and Selected Poems, was a finalist for the 2011 National Book Critics Circle Award. She was awarded Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for this collection. Ryan was named the 16th Library of Congress Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry and served 2 terms from 2008 to 2010. She currently serves as one of Chancellors of The Academy of American Poets. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
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Obras por Kay Ryan

The Niagara River: Poems (2005) 179 exemplares
Say Uncle: Poems (2000) 112 exemplares
Elephant Rocks: Poems (1996) 110 exemplares
Erratic Facts (2015) 55 exemplares
Flamingo Watching (1994) 22 exemplares
Strangely Marked Metal (1985) 9 exemplares
Dragon acts to dragon ends (1983) 3 exemplares
Spiderweb 2 exemplares
Tune 1 exemplar

Associated Works

The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry (1990) — Contribuidor, algumas edições762 exemplares
180 More: Extraordinary Poems for Every Day (2005) — Contribuidor — 365 exemplares
McSweeney's Issue 22: Three Books Held Within By Magnets (2007) — Contribuidor — 335 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 1999 (1999) — Contribuidor — 208 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 2006 (2006) — Contribuidor — 190 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 2005 (2005) — Contribuidor — 177 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 1995 (1995) — Contribuidor — 163 exemplares
The Big New Yorker Book of Cats (2013) — Contribuidor — 134 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 2012 (2012) — Contribuidor — 84 exemplares
Granta 120: Medicine (2012) — Contribuidor — 82 exemplares
The Best American Poetry 2018 (2018) — Contribuidor — 79 exemplares
Queer Nature: A Poetry Anthology (2022) — Contribuidor — 17 exemplares
Poetry Magazine Vol. 204 No. 5, September 2014 (2014) — Contribuidor — 5 exemplares
Peace or perish : a crisis anthology — Contribuidor — 4 exemplares

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Overgaard | 3 outras críticas | Apr 4, 2024 |
It's been so long since I read this one that I can't recall its details.
 
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mykl-s | 2 outras críticas | Aug 12, 2023 |
Went in having never read her poetry and came out with a desire to linger a bit longer on the poetry I have read.
 
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albertgoldfain | 3 outras críticas | Mar 8, 2022 |
DNF at page 66. Poetry shouldn't be a slog, so I'm setting this one aside.
 
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whatsmacksaid | 9 outras críticas | Jan 25, 2021 |

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Obras
18
Also by
16
Membros
884
Popularidade
#28,975
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
29
ISBN
25
Marcado como favorito
4

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