Additional Resources for The Forest by Susan Stewart

Susan Stewart
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Hass, Robert, et al, "'How Poetry Helps People to Live Their Lives': APR's 25th Anniversary Celebration," in American Poetry Review, Vol. 28, No. 5, September—October 1999, pp. 21—27.

This article contains statements by prominent writers, including Stewart, about the usefulness of poetry. For example, Stewart comments, "A great poem will not let the mind rest; it compels us to a continual engagement that is something like the force of life itself."

Online Poetry Classroom, Summer 2000, http://www.onlinepoetryclassroom.org/ (accessed January 14, 2005).

This Web site contains the transcript of a poetry seminar given by Stewart at the Online Poetry Classroom's Summer Institute, held at Columbia University's Teachers College in New York City.

Swiggart, Katherine, Review of The Forest, in Electronic Poetry Review, 1996, http://www.poetry.org/issues/issue1/alltext/rvsw.htm (accessed January 14, 2005).

Swiggart discusses "The Forest" in terms of the force of its language. By the end...

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