The Sonnet Is One Of The Distinguishing Cultural Markers Of Western Civilization Throughout Our Literary Past, The Sonnet Has Been Used By Our Greatest Poets From Petrarch And Shakespeare To Borges And Auden Now, In The Twenty First Century, After A Period Of General Dismissal In The Latter Decades Of The Twentieth Century, The Sonnet Is In The Midst Of An Extraordinary Revival And Has Once Again Returned To The Center Of The Literary Landscape Sonnets 150 Contemporary Sonnets Is A Unique Collection Which Showcases The Dazzling Craft, Power, Variety, And Beauty Of The Sonnet S Recent Resurgence By Presenting The Work Of A Wide Range Of Authors, Including Many Of Our Most Revered Living Poets.
William Baer, a recent Guggenheim fellow, is the award winning author of sixteen books, and his various plays have been produced at over thirty American theaters He grew up in the Bronx and Wayne, New Jersey, where his family was actively involved in little theater A graduate of Rutgers B.A and New York University M.A , he completed his dissertation in creative writing at the University o
- 176 pages
- Sonnets: 150 Contemporary Sonnets
- William Baer
- 10 February 2017 William Baer