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The Resource Open the door : how to excite young people about poetry, edited by Dorothea Lasky, Dominic Luxford, and Jesse Nathan

Open the door : how to excite young people about poetry, edited by Dorothea Lasky, Dominic Luxford, and Jesse Nathan

Label
Open the door : how to excite young people about poetry
Title
Open the door
Title remainder
how to excite young people about poetry
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dorothea Lasky, Dominic Luxford, and Jesse Nathan
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This mixture of essays, interviews, and lesson plans will prove useful for first-time and veteran teachers, parents, MFA graduates and the like, with an interest in poetry's place in the lives of our younger citizens
Member of
Cataloging source
ZQP
Dewey number
808.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1101
LC item number
.O66 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Poets in the world
Label
Open the door : how to excite young people about poetry, edited by Dorothea Lasky, Dominic Luxford, and Jesse Nathan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Harriet Monroe Poetry Institute "Poets in the world" series editor Ilya Kaminsky."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jack Collom
  • Life as primary text
  • James Kass
  • Teaching children to write poetry
  • Kenneth Koch
  • The care and feeding of a child's imagination
  • Ron Padgett
  • First class
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Children's poetry
  • Introduction : opening the door
  • Eileen Myles
  • The change agents
  • Phillip Lopate
  • Recitation, imitation, stillness
  • Jesse Nathan
  • Fears, truths, and waking life
  • Jordan Davis
  • The door called poetry
  • William Stafford
  • Making the rounds
  • Dominic Luxford
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • Radical strategies
  • Karen Volkman
  • A dream
  • Dorothea Lasky
  • pt. 2. Roundtable discussion.
  • Featuring leaders of poetry organizations for kids from around the United States
  • Dave Eggers ... [et al.]
  • pt. 3. Lesson plans.
  • Dream machine
  • pt. 1. Essays.
  • Michael Dickman
  • Attending the living word/world
  • Elizabeth Bradfield
  • Eavesdropping on a figure at work
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Syllabus
  • Meghan and Liam O'Rourke
  • Three imaginary soundtracks
  • Eric Baus
  • A perfect creature in the imperfect world
  • The read-aloud handbook
  • Valzhyna Mort
  • Poems are for everybody
  • Alex Dimitrov -- Cartogram
  • Anthony McCann
  • The image list
  • Michael McGriff
  • Elsewhere
  • Katie Ford
  • Bad titles
  • Matthew Zapruder
  • Jim Trelease
  • Street sonnets
  • Deborah Landau
  • Autobiographia litter-aria
  • Christina Davis
  • Putting two and two together
  • Dara Wier
  • Dreaming in detail
  • Travis Nichols
  • Be a bunch of yous
  • Laura Solomon -- (Soma)tic poetry exercises
  • Poetry is an egg with a horse inside
  • CAConrad
  • Eating couplets and haiku
  • Vicki Vértiz
  • The sonnet as a silver marrow spoon
  • Adam O'Riordan
  • Verse journalism
  • Quraysh Ali Lansana and Georgia A. Popoff
  • Persona poetry
  • Quraysh Ali Lansana and Georgia A. Popoff
  • A poetry of perception
  • Matthea Harvey
  • Rebecca Lindenberg
  • Poetry walk
  • Harriet Levin
  • Love is the universe
  • Emilie Coulson
  • Advice for teachers
  • Stephen Burt
  • Afterword : a call to action (or what to do after reading this book)
  • The process of opening gifts
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781938073298
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014381856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn906809070
Label
Open the door : how to excite young people about poetry, edited by Dorothea Lasky, Dominic Luxford, and Jesse Nathan
Publication
Note
"Harriet Monroe Poetry Institute "Poets in the world" series editor Ilya Kaminsky."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Jack Collom
  • Life as primary text
  • James Kass
  • Teaching children to write poetry
  • Kenneth Koch
  • The care and feeding of a child's imagination
  • Ron Padgett
  • First class
  • Theodore Roethke
  • Children's poetry
  • Introduction : opening the door
  • Eileen Myles
  • The change agents
  • Phillip Lopate
  • Recitation, imitation, stillness
  • Jesse Nathan
  • Fears, truths, and waking life
  • Jordan Davis
  • The door called poetry
  • William Stafford
  • Making the rounds
  • Dominic Luxford
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • Radical strategies
  • Karen Volkman
  • A dream
  • Dorothea Lasky
  • pt. 2. Roundtable discussion.
  • Featuring leaders of poetry organizations for kids from around the United States
  • Dave Eggers ... [et al.]
  • pt. 3. Lesson plans.
  • Dream machine
  • pt. 1. Essays.
  • Michael Dickman
  • Attending the living word/world
  • Elizabeth Bradfield
  • Eavesdropping on a figure at work
  • Yusef Komunyakaa
  • Syllabus
  • Meghan and Liam O'Rourke
  • Three imaginary soundtracks
  • Eric Baus
  • A perfect creature in the imperfect world
  • The read-aloud handbook
  • Valzhyna Mort
  • Poems are for everybody
  • Alex Dimitrov -- Cartogram
  • Anthony McCann
  • The image list
  • Michael McGriff
  • Elsewhere
  • Katie Ford
  • Bad titles
  • Matthew Zapruder
  • Jim Trelease
  • Street sonnets
  • Deborah Landau
  • Autobiographia litter-aria
  • Christina Davis
  • Putting two and two together
  • Dara Wier
  • Dreaming in detail
  • Travis Nichols
  • Be a bunch of yous
  • Laura Solomon -- (Soma)tic poetry exercises
  • Poetry is an egg with a horse inside
  • CAConrad
  • Eating couplets and haiku
  • Vicki Vértiz
  • The sonnet as a silver marrow spoon
  • Adam O'Riordan
  • Verse journalism
  • Quraysh Ali Lansana and Georgia A. Popoff
  • Persona poetry
  • Quraysh Ali Lansana and Georgia A. Popoff
  • A poetry of perception
  • Matthea Harvey
  • Rebecca Lindenberg
  • Poetry walk
  • Harriet Levin
  • Love is the universe
  • Emilie Coulson
  • Advice for teachers
  • Stephen Burt
  • Afterword : a call to action (or what to do after reading this book)
  • The process of opening gifts
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781938073298
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2014381856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn906809070

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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