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The Sounds of Poetry: A Brief Guide

The Poet Laureate's clear and entertaining account of how poetry works. "Poetry is a vocal, which...

At the Foundling Hospital: Poems

“Since the death of Robert Lowell in 1977, no single figure has dominated American poetry the way...

The Life of David

Part of the Jewish Encounter series Poet, warrior, and king, David has loomed large in myth and...

Gulf Music: Poems

Dollars, dolors. Callings and contrivances. King Zulu. Comus. Sephardic ju-ju and verses. Voodoo...

History of My Heart: Poems

History of My Heart , winner of the William Carlos Williams Prize, first appeared in 1984. In The...

Selected Poems

Intense verbal music with a jazz feeling; invention against the grain of expectation; intelligence...

Jersey Rain: Poems

Impassioned, Personal Poems From America's Poet Laureate "It spends itself regardless into the...

Democracy, Culture and the Voice of Poetry

The place of poetry in modern democracy is no place, according to conventional wisdom. The poet, we...

Thousands of Broadways: Dreams and Nightmares of the American Small Town

Thousands of Broadways

Dreams and Nightmares of the American Small Town


Broadway, the main street that runs through Robert Pinsky’s home town of Long Branch, New Jersey,...

Best of the Best American Poetry: 25th Anniversary Edition
Scribner (2013)

Robert Pinsky, distinguished poet and man of letters, selects the top 100 poems from twenty-five...