poem index

poets

poets

Language Poetry

Coming on the heels of such movements as the Black Mountain and New York schools, language poetry aimed to place complete emphasis on the language of the poem and to create a new way for the reader to interact with the work.

read more

1925-1986
1945-
filter by
namesort descending years schools & movements
David Antin 1932- Language Poetry
Rae Armantrout 1947- Language Poetry
Charles Bernstein 1960- Language Poetry
Paul Celan 1930-1970 Language Poetry
Lyn Hejinian 1941- Language Poetry
Susan Howe 1937- Language Poetry
Jackson Mac Low 1922-2004 Language Poetry
Bernadette Mayer 1945- Language Poetry
Michael Palmer 1942- Language Poetry
Marie Ponsot 1921- Language Poetry, Metaphysical Poet

Pages