The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry Quiz

J. D. Mcclatchy
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Questions 1-5 of 25:


Merrill was known for writing in which type of verse? (from James Merrill, W.S. Merwin, A.R. Ammons, John Ashbery, and James Wright)


Adrienne Rich practiced which religion? (from Richard Howard, Adrienne Rich, Gary Snyder, Sylvia Plath, and Mark Strand)


Mark Doty's work often uses ____ as a main theme. (from Mark Doty, Gjertrud Schnackenberg, Henri Cole, Li-Young Lee, and Carl Phillips)


Marilyn Hacker previously worked as a salesperson. Which item did Hacker sell? (from Amy Clampitt, Dave Smith, Marilyn Hacker, William Matthews, and Sharon Olds)


Unlike many poets, Robert Pinsky has no interest in _____. (from Charles Simic, Michael S. Harper, Frank Bidart, Robert Pinsky, and Robert Hass)

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