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20th Century Poetry Timeline English 223
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This notebook consists of poems that correspond to eight literary movements of the 20th Century. The poems are ordered based on the sequence of the literary movements with which they correspond. In this way, the reader will hopefully be able to track the evolution of poetic forms throughout the 20th century.
Oread by H. D.
Howl, Parts I & II by Allen Ginsberg
Wanting to Die by Anne Sexton
My Philosophy of Life by John Ashbery
Still I Rise by Maya Angelou
Happily [excerpt] by Lyn Hejinian
Advice to a Prophet by Richard Wilbur
The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost
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