John Ashbery Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach John Ashbery.

  • 2 Biographies
  • 41 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

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Biographies (2)

4,223 words, approx. 15 pages
If one word had to be used to describe John Ashbery's poetry, it would have to be that it is difficult--difficult to read, difficult to understand, and sometimes difficult to like. His admirers and de... Read more
19,382 words, approx. 65 pages
In a 1961 piece for ArtNews on the murmuring intimacy of Henri Michaux's work, John Ashbery singled out this statement of Michaux's aims: Instead of one vision which excludes others, I would have like... Read more