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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
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
.O64 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lasky, Dorothea
  • Luxford, Dominic
  • Nathan, Jesse
  • Kaminsky, Ilya
  • Poetry Foundation
  • Harriet Monroe Poetry Institute
Series statement
Poets in the world
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
  • Poetics
  • Poetry and children
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
Contents
  • The process of opening gifts
  • 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
  • Introduction.
  • Children's poetry
  • 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
  • Opening the door
  • Making the rounds
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • Radical strategies
  • Karen Volkman
  • A dream
  • Dorothea Lasky
  • Part 2.
  • Roundtable discussion: featuring leaders of poetry organizations for kids from around the United States
  • Dave Eggers ... [et al.]
  • Part 3. Lesson plans.
  • Dominic Luxford
  • Dream machine
  • 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
  • Part 1. Essays.
  • A perfect creature in the imperfect world
  • Valzhyna Mort
  • Poems are for everybody
  • Alex Dimitrov -- Cartogram
  • Anthony McCann
  • The image list
  • Michael McGriff
  • Elsewhere
  • Katie Ford
  • Bad titles
  • The read-aloud handbook
  • Matthew Zapruder
  • 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
  • Jim Trelease
  • Laura Solomon -- (Soma)tic poetry exercises
  • 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
  • Poetry is an egg with a horse inside
  • A poetry of perception
  • 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)
  • Matthea Harvey
Control code
ocn831518236
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9781938073298
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1538178
  • (OCoLC)831518236
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
Contents
  • The process of opening gifts
  • 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
  • Introduction.
  • Children's poetry
  • 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
  • Opening the door
  • Making the rounds
  • Jimmy Santiago Baca
  • Radical strategies
  • Karen Volkman
  • A dream
  • Dorothea Lasky
  • Part 2.
  • Roundtable discussion: featuring leaders of poetry organizations for kids from around the United States
  • Dave Eggers ... [et al.]
  • Part 3. Lesson plans.
  • Dominic Luxford
  • Dream machine
  • 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
  • Part 1. Essays.
  • A perfect creature in the imperfect world
  • Valzhyna Mort
  • Poems are for everybody
  • Alex Dimitrov -- Cartogram
  • Anthony McCann
  • The image list
  • Michael McGriff
  • Elsewhere
  • Katie Ford
  • Bad titles
  • The read-aloud handbook
  • Matthew Zapruder
  • 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
  • Jim Trelease
  • Laura Solomon -- (Soma)tic poetry exercises
  • 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
  • Poetry is an egg with a horse inside
  • A poetry of perception
  • 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)
  • Matthea Harvey
Control code
ocn831518236
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9781938073298
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1538178
  • (OCoLC)831518236

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