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(Poets and Poetry in America)

David Ignatow (ihg-NAH-toh) published several volumes of prose, including The Notebooks of David Ignatow (1973); Open Between Us (1980), a collection of lectures, interviews, essays, and reviews; and The One in the Many: A Poet’s Memoirs (1988). In addition, Ignatow published a substantial number of short stories in various small magazines in the 1940’s and 1950’s. Many of these are collected in The End Game, and Other Stories (1996). His letters, a treasure trove of personal, aesthetic, and philosophical insight, are collected in Talking Together: Letters of David Ignatow, 1946-1990 (1992).