The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry Quiz

J. D. Mcclatchy
This Study Guide consists of approximately 74 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry.

Take our free The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge. Determine which chapters, themes and styles you already know and what you need to study for your upcoming essay, midterm, or final exam. Take the free quiz now!

Directions: Click on the correct answer.

Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

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

2.

Which poet wrote "The Old Cosmologists?" (from Louise Gluck, Sandra McPherson, Michael Palmer, Ellen Bryant Voigt, and Kay Ryan)

3.

"The Day Lady Died" refers to which of the following women? (from Frank O'Hara, David Wagoner, Robert Creeley, Allen Ginsberg, and W.D. Snodgrass)

4.

Carl Phillips refers to himself as being a ____ kid. (from Mark Doty, Gjertrud Schnackenberg, Henri Cole, Li-Young Lee, and Carl Phillips)

5.

Which poem was written for a survivor of Hiroshima? (from Galway Kinnell, Anne Sexton, Philip Levine, Irving Feldman, and John Hollander)

Copyrights
BookRags
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook