A biography of robert edward duncan a poet

O'Donnell in a Contemporary Literature interview.

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Behind the living room was a dining room, and beside it, a narrow brick kitchen with a wood-burning stove.

Selected poems by Robert Duncan Book 23 editions published between and in English and Undetermined and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide A selected prose by Robert Duncan Book 7 editions published in in English and Undetermined and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide A Selected Prose represents the most wide-ranging collection to date of Robert Duncan's essays and talks and is a companion volume to the Selected Poems He was born at six o'clock in the morning and mother died, I think, at four o'clock the same afternoon.

In Roots and Branches, his second major book, he wrote: "I had the double reminder always, the vertical and horizontal displacement in vision that later became separated, specialized into a near and a far sight.

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His childhood experiences shape and inform his later poetics. One image to the right and above the other. From the front porch, its tenants entered a high-ceilinged foyer with a stairwell and adjoining living room.

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Even after his death, Duncan has continued to exert a powerful and profound influence on the shape of American poetry. Welsey, a meter reader for the Pacific Gas and Electric Company, had the financial resources to take on his sister's children. But that is according to the old astrological convention. We do not understand all that we render up to understanding… I study what I write as I study out any mystery. Duncan's sister Anne conjured the scene some sixty years later: "I stood at the foot of my mother's bed and watched Robert being born. Then, there must have been a period in a hospital, awaiting adoption. Actually, the sun has advanced; the winter solstice has progresst to the sign of Sagittarius.
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