America Zen: A Gathering of Poets

Title

America Zen: A Gathering of Poets

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Description

Edited with introduction by Ray McNiece & Larry Smith.

Includes poetry by College at Brockport emeritus and alumnus William Heyen.

Thirty of America's best Zen Buddhist poets come together in this new anthology of contemporary writing. Each with a photo, biographical sketch, Statement of Zen and Poetry, and at least 5 poems.

A 16 page introduction by Smith and McNiece sets it up nicely for a rich gathering.

ISBN

0933087918

Publication Date

2004

Publication Information

Huron, Ohio : Bottom Dog Press, c2004.

224 p. : portraits ; 22 cm.

Disciplines

Poetry

Department

English

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: PS595.B83 A44 2004

CONTENTS: The poets. Nin Andrews -- David Budbill -- Thomas Rain Crowe -- Kathe Davis -- Diane di Prima -- Stanford M. Forrester -- Tess Gallagher -- Margaret Gibson -- John Gilgun -- Netta Gillespie -- Sam Hamill -- William Heyen -- Jane Hirshfield -- Holly Hughes -- Mary Sue Koeppel -- Mark Kuhar -- Mac Lojowsky -- Ray McNiece -- Tom Montag -- Shin Yu Pai -- Paul S. Piper -- Maj Ragain -- David Ray -- Seido Ray Ronci -- Andrew Schelling -- Paul Skyrm -- Larry Smith -- Tony Trigilio -- Chase Twichell -- Anne Waldman -- Some other America zen poets.