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Homage to Jack Spicer, and other poems

Thomas Francis Parkinson

Homage to Jack Spicer, and other poems

poems, 1965-1969

by Thomas Francis Parkinson

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Published by Ark Press in Berkeley [Calif.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spicer, Jack -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThomas Parkinson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3566.A69 H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination34 p. ;
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4289396M
    LC Control Number78316586

    Other poems pay homage to Denise Levertov, Pablo Neruda, Jack Spicer, and Walt Whitman. Other tributes include a haiku sequence dedicated to the late internationally-respected editor Robert Spiess and to the electroacoustic contemporary composer, Elainie Lillios, who has set a number of the author’s poems to music.   Jack Spicer, second from left, with members of the staff of the Poetry Center at San Francisco State College in Ida Hodes, Ruth Witt-Diamant and Robert Duncan.


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His numerous poetry collections include the posthumously published The Collected Books of Jack Spicer, edited by Robin Blaser (), A Book of Music (), The Holy Grail, () and After Lorca (). Homage to Jack Spicer, and other poems: poems, [Thomas Francis Parkinson] Jack Spicer; Jack Spicer: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Francis Parkinson.

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Spicer's poems here continue the synchronic view of history he had propounded in The Holy Grail-the eerie and sometimes queasy feeling that all events occur at the same time.

As in "Homage to Creeley," Spicer allowed the poetry he wrote while working with Herndon to grow flat, more literal, incantatory, till it approaches the emotionally numb.

Now, with the poet Peter Gizzi, Killian has coedited one of the most anticipated poetry books of the year, My Vocabulary Did This to Me: The Collected Poetry of Jack Spicer (Wesleyan University Press, $35), a book which will undoubtedly have a large impact on a generation of younger poets for whom Spicer is already a central figure.

In the. out of 5 stars Reading the Collected Books is the best way to grasp how Jack Spicer realized his poetry Reviewed in the United States on J Reading the Collected Books is the best way to grasp how Jack Spicer realized his poetry, from the point he began composing by the book--the Serial Poem, as he dubbed it, sequences of lyric Reviews: 4.

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Spicer’s final book of poetry, Book of Magazine Verse, was published posthumously in The poems were intended for popular magazines, from Poetry to The St. Louis Sporting News, and Spicer actually submitted them prior to the book’s publication.

As planned, none of the poems were accepted. Jack Spicer 9 works Search for books with subject Jack Spicer. Search. Some things from Jack Jack Spicer Jack Spicer Edward Halsey Foster Not In Library. Borrow. Homage to Jack Spicer, and other poems Thomas Francis Parkinson Not In Library.

After Spicer John Emil Vincent Not In Library. Borrow. Borrow. Publishing History. Buy Homage to Jack Spicer and Other Poems - First Edition by Thomas Parkinson (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Thomas Parkinson. Spicer said that "Homage to Creeley / Explanatory Notes" -- the first poetic composition in the 3-part book The Heads of the Town Up to the Aether-- is analogous with Dante’s "Inferno." No wise Virgil, it is Orpheus, Eurydice, and Heurtebise -- those dysfunctional guides -- upon whom Spicer relies as he forges ahead into this strange poetic.

Dear Jack: The Spicer/Ferlinghetti Correspondence, Language, Book of Magazine Verse, A Book of Music, A Red Wheelbarrow, 15 False Propositions Against God, Admonitions, The Collected Books of Jack Spicer, (ed. by Robin Blaser) One Night Stand and other Poems, (ed.

by Don Allen) Golem, Fiction. Poet Thomas Parkinson published Homage to Jack Spicer, and Other Poems inand in Robert Duncan published “An Ode and Arcadia,” a poem cowritten with Spicer. Still, Spicer has been.

The Collected Books of Jack Spicer One Night Stand and Other Poems (hardcover and soft) Collected Poems After Lorca.

San Francisco: White Rabbit Press, Unbound signatures of Spicer’s first book (preceded only by a offprint written under the name John L. Spicer. Save 20% on OBOB Books Visit Our Stores. Emily Brodowicz: Best Nonfiction of (0 comment) These books inform us, they give us the sometimes-uncomfortable knowledge necessary to understand our past, inform our present, and actively create our future Read More».

Jack Spicer has 29 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jack Spicer’s most popular book is My Vocabulary Did This to Me: The Collected Poetry. One Night Stand & Other Poems by. Jack Spicer, Donald M. Allen (Editor) Collected Poems, by. Jack Spicer. avg rating — 4 ratings — published Want to.

The poems in Velocity continue to develop themes Wally Swist explored in a recent Timberline Press limited edition, Blessing and Homage. These poems offer a distinct sense of gratitude and tribute: the spiritual connectedness experienced in constructing stone sculptures or in stacking a cord.

Spicer, Jack. AFTER LORCA a. First edition, regular copies: San Francisco: White Rabbit Press, November-December Saddle-stapled in illustrated wrappers, ″ x ″, 76 pages, copies, multilith printed by Joe Dunn. Jack Spicer’s first book of poetry.

Cover illustration by Jess Collins. Introduction by Federico Garcia Lorca. The Collected Books of Jack Spicer first appeared inten years after the death of Jack was "edited & with a commentary by Robin Blaser" and published in Santa Rosa, CA by Black Sparrow Press.A primary document of the San Francisco Renaissance, The Collected Books of Jack Spicer has arguably reached the status of a twentieth century "classic" and helped to define an emerging.

The Collected Books of Jack Spicer. Edited and with commentary by Robin Blaser. Santa Rosa, Calif.: Black Sparrow Press, (All references to Spicer's books are as reprinted here). Dark, Alvin, and John Underwood. When In Doubt, Fire the Manager: My Life & Times in Baseball.

New York: Dutton, Ellingham, Lew, and Kevin Killian. RE: Homage To Jack Spicer And Other Poems. Richard M. Bridgman (University of California at Berkeley English Professor).

Published by Berkeley, CA: Richard M. Bridgman, []., Price: $ A Book Of Music poem by Jack Spicer. Coming at an end the loversAre exhausted like two swimmers. WhereDid it end There is no telling. No love is. Page. Jack Spicer was an American poet often identified with the San Francisco Renaissance.

InMy Vocabulary Did This to Me: The Collected Poetry of Jack Spicer won the American Book Award for poetry. Life and Work Spicer was born in Los Angeles where he later graduated from Fairfax High School inand attended the University of Redlands from   Other poems pay homage to Denise Levertov, Pablo Neruda, Jack Spicer, and Walt Whitman.

Other tributes include a haiku sequence dedicated to the late internationally-respected editor Robert Spiess and to the electroacoustic contemporary composer, Elainie Lillios, who has set a number of the author's poems to music.

This brilliant study of Jack Spicer's poetry will be an essential companion for anyone reading his poems. Particularly impressive is the way Daniel Katz's incisive close readings of the poems always respect both the intelligibility and the opacity of Spicer's inventiveness.

Jack Spicer exerted a major influence on West Coast Beat poetry in the late ’s and early ’s, initially as a teacher and workshop-leader and subsequently as a poet whose books. A collected works entitled My Vocabulary Did This to Me: The Collected Poetry of Jack Spicer (Peter Gizzi and Kevin Killian, editors) was published by Wesleyan University Press in Novemberand won the American Book Award in Jack Spicer's Works: One Night Stand and Other Poems () After Lorca The Tower of Babel ().

"For Jack Spicer" pays homage to the Bay Area poet whose work influenced the development of the San Francisco Renaissance. When Young published the poem in the Summer issue, he was about to publish his first collection, Dancing, and he was the editor of Loveletter.

His poems had recently been anthologized in The New Black Poetry. Not until the publication in of The Collected Books of Jack Spicer, edited by Robin Blaser, did the major part of it become generally available. But there was much more writing still to emerge—other poems, manifestos, handbills, questionnaires, letters, novels, plays, and the elusive “Vancouver lectures”—which, even in incomplete.

Template:Citations missing Jack Spicer (Janu - Aug ) was an American poet often identified with the San Francisco Renaissance. His Collected Poems won an American Book. Jack Spicer (–) was born John Lester Spicer on Januin Hollywood, California, where his parents managed a small hotel.

Migrating north inhe arrived on the campus of the University of California, Berkeley where he formed enduring connections with two other students, the poets Robin Blaser and Robert Duncan, and studied Old Norse, Anglo-Saxon, and German to prepare.

The Collected Books of Jack Spicer, ed. Robin Blaser (Los Angeles: Black Sparrow Press, ) One Night Stand and other poems ed. Donald Allen (SF: Grey Fox Press, ) Admonitions (Portree, Isle of Skye: Aquila/The Phaethon Press, ) rpt.Homage really is a sincere homage to the NY school and the world of contemporary poetry.

It is sincere because as a book of poetry (and like the man himself) it .By Patrick James Dunagan I first encountered poems by Jack Spicer in Don Allen’s anthology New American Poetry, however, his work didn’t immediately strike my fancy at the wasn’t to happen until some amount of time later while browsing among the library shelves at the University of California in Riverside (during a personal furlough of sorts through some definite Purgatory.