The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry Quiz

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

1.

"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)

2.

Sylvia Plath wrote a poem in honor of God's lioness _____. (from Richard Howard, Adrienne Rich, Gary Snyder, Sylvia Plath, and Mark Strand)

3.

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

4.

Which poet wrote the poem titled, "Ebb Tide?" (from Yusef Komunyakaa, Heather McHugh, Edward Hirsch, Jorie Graham, and Rita Dove)

5.

In Louise Gluck's "Messengers" which of the following seems to be waiting for the poet? (from Louise Gluck, Sandra McPherson, Michael Palmer, Ellen Bryant Voigt, and Kay Ryan)

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