Robert Frost

Standard Name: Frost, Robert

Connections

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Dedications Sylvia Townsend Warner
STW and Valentine Ackland published Whether a Dove or Seagull, a poetry volume dedicated to Robert Frost ; they concealed the precise part written by each.
Warner, Sylvia Townsend. “Editorial Materials”. Sylvia Townsend Warner: Collected Poems, edited by Claire Harman, Carcanet New Press, 1982, pp. xi - xxiii; 275.
xix-xx
Harman, Claire. Sylvia Townsend Warner: A Biography. Chatto and Windus, 1989.
131-2
Education Adrienne Rich
Here she was introduced to the poetry of Donne , Yeats , Eliot , Pound , Frost , Thomas , MacNeice , Stevens , and Ginsberg .
Yorke, Liz. Adrienne Rich: Passion, Politics, and the Body. Sage, 1997.
7
Rich enjoyed her time at Radcliffe, though...
Family and Intimate relationships Eleanor Farjeon
The first man whom EF fell in love with has not been identified.
Farjeon, Annabel. Morning has Broken: A Biography of Eleanor Farjeon. Julia MacRae, 1986.
89
A year or two after that, shortly before the First World War, EF met and fell in love with the writer...
Friends, Associates Harriet Shaw Weaver
As editor, HSW attempted to recruit Storm Jameson for the paper, but Jameson unhappily could not accept a full-time position. She also began to acquaint herself with contributors, such as H. D. , whom she...
Friends, Associates Eleanor Farjeon
Back in London she acquired a circle of largely musical friends, many of them later well-known names, including Myra Hess and Clifford and Arnold Bax . Later this circle expanded to include literary people: Viola Meynell
Friends, Associates Willa Muir
While living in Cambridge, USA, the Muirs socialized with notable literary figures such as Archibald MacLeish , Robert Frost , Richard Wilbur , and Robert Lowell .
Muir, Willa. Belonging. Hogarth Press, 1968.
288, 290-1, 302
When WM saw T. S. Eliot
Health Ezra Pound
On 7 May 1958, at the age of seventy-two, EP was officially released from St Elizabeth's in response to petitions instigated by several writers, including Robert Frost , Archibald MacLeish , Ernest Hemingway , and T. S. Eliot .
Nadel, Ira Bruce, editor. “Chronology; Introduction”. The Cambridge Companion to Ezra Pound, Cambridge University Press, 1999, pp. xvii - xxxi; 1.
xxix
“Contemporary Authors”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Centre-LRC.
Intertextuality and Influence Anne Stevenson
During her first marriage AS tried to write a novel, but found (like Sylvia Plath 's heroine in The Bell Jar) that she had nothing to say.
Stevenson, Anne. Between the Iceberg and the Ship. University of Michigan Press, 1998.
10
It was Donald Hall , she...
Literary responses Sylvia Townsend Warner
Robert Frost found the book disturbing because of the physicality of some of the poems, writing in a letter to Louis Untermeyer : Don't you find the contemplation of their kind of collusion emasculating? I...
Literary responses Valentine Ackland
Robert Frost , too, the volume's dedicatee, wrote to Louis Untermeyer : Don't you find the contemplation of their kind of collusion emasculating? I am chilled to the marrow.
Harman, Claire. Sylvia Townsend Warner: A Biography. Chatto and Windus, 1989.
133
Frost also pleaded with Untermeyer...
Reception Adrienne Rich
AR received the Robert Frost Silver Medal for Lifetime Achievement in Poetry from the Poetry Society of America .
Contemporary Authors: New Revision Series. Gale Research, 1981.
74: 339
Textual Features Seamus Heaney
Setting out to enable his readers to witness the spectacle of a gifted writer becoming a definitive one, he begins by considering poetic theories of sound and meaning held by Frost , Eliot , and...
Textual Features Adrienne Rich
In this collection, Rich shows her engagement with the predominantly male Anglo-American poetic tradition, which includes Donne , Keats , Frost , Stevens , Thomas , and with the ideal, espoused by Auden, of detachment...
Textual Production Anne Stevenson
AS retains her belief in poetry's need and capacity to reach out to elusive reality, to the ahuman, wordless world.
Stevenson, Anne. Between the Iceberg and the Ship. University of Michigan Press, 1998.
173
Stevenson, Anne. Between the Iceberg and the Ship. University of Michigan Press, 1998.
170-1
She keeps an Ongoing Anthology, a loose-leaf folder with copies of...
Textual Production Elizabeth Jennings
EJ also published, in 1964, a study of Robert Frost .
Who’s Who. Adam and Charles Black, 1849.

Timeline

1 August 1915
Robert Frost , newly returned from England to the USA, had his poemThe Road Not Taken published in the Atlantic Monthly.