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Biography of Howard Nemerov

Howard Nemerov

Howard Nemerov (1920 - 1991)

Howard Nemerov (February 29, 1920 - July 5, 1991) was United States Poet Laureate 1988-1990, winner of National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize. He was brother to photographer Diane Nemerov Arbus.

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26 Poems written by Howard Nemerov

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Across the millstream below the bridge Comments and analysis of The Blue Swallows by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
After the red leaf and the gold have gone, Comments and analysis of A Spell before Winter by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
Before you can learn the trees, you have to learn
Flaubert wanted to write a novel
He didn't want to do it with skill,
Here at the Super Duper, in a glass tank Comments and analysis of The Lobster by Howard Nemerov 58 Comments
I Comments and analysis of September, The First Day Of School by Howard Nemerov 4 Comments
I met a guy I used to know, who said: Comments and analysis of Ozymandias II  by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
I tell you that I see her still Comments and analysis of I Only Am Escaped Alone to Tell Thee by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
Innocence? Comments and analysis of A Life by Howard Nemerov 83 Comments
On the long shore, lit by the moon Comments and analysis of The Goose Fish by Howard Nemerov 3 Comments
People are putting up storm windows now,
Some nights it's bound to be your best way out, Comments and analysis of Insomnia I by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
Sparrows were feeding in a freezing drizzle Comments and analysis of Because You Asked About The Line Between Prose And Poetry by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
The fishermen on Lake Michigan, sometimes,
The waters deep, the waters dark,
They're taking down a tree at the front door, Comments and analysis of Learning by Doing by Howard Nemerov 12 Comments
This admirable gadget, when it is
This morning, between two branches of a tree
Two lovers to a midnight meadow came Comments and analysis of Amateurs of Heaven by Howard Nemerov 1 Comment
Two universes mosey down the street
What gives it power makes it change its mind
When in still air and still in summertime
Who can remember back to the first poets, Comments and analysis of The Makers by Howard Nemerov 5 Comments
You know the old story Ann Landers tells Comments and analysis of Poetics by Howard Nemerov 7 Comments
You see them vanish in their speeding cars,

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