Is anyone interested in Marianne Moore?

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Yeah, I am.  She rocks.  Here's some basic info:

Birth and Death Date: November 15,1887- February 5, 1972

Hometown and Areas of primary residence: Born in Kirkwood, Missouri

School of Poetry: Modernist American

Major Influences: Elizabeth Bishop, Robert Cowell, Sylvia Plath; Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Wordsworth

Contemporaries: Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, T.S. Elliot

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Yeah, I am.  She rocks.  Here's some basic info:

Birth and Death Date: November 15,1887- February 5, 1972

Hometown and Areas of primary residence: Born in Kirkwood, Missouri

School of Poetry: Modernist American

Major Influences: Elizabeth Bishop, Robert Cowell, Sylvia Plath; Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Wordsworth

Contemporaries: Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, T.S. Elliot

Major Followers: Elizabeth Bishop, Allen Ginsberg, John Ashbery, James Merrill

Major Work (books, anthologies): Poems (1921), Observation (1924), Selected Poems (1935), The Pangolin and Other Verse (1936), What are Years (1941), etc.

Primary subject matter, source of inspiration: nature; imagination; poetry; W.H. Auden, Ezra Pond

Elements of poet’s style and rhythmic effect: irony and wit; imagery drawn from natural world; language is extraordinary condensed and precise

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