The Contemporary Poetry Review is
pleased to publish selected chapters from a critical work-in-progress by James
This book is provisionally titled Anthology Culture: A Survey of the
Trend-setting Anthologies of American Verse 1955-1975. Inquiries from publishers
can be sent to the Contemporary Poetry Review. A prospectus is
Mr. Rother discusses an out-of-print gem from 1949.
Meets the New Surrealism
Mr. Rother reviews three anthologies from the 1960's.
Majoring in Minor-Poet America
A review of The Criterion Book of Modern American Verse, edited by W. H.
Mr. Rother revisits the cultural battleground of 1950's anthologies (2003).
Mr. Rother reviews the anthology A Controversy of Poets (2004).