Anthology of American poetry compiled and edited by Richard Kostelantz. Contributors include Randall Jarrell, Delmore Schwartz, Daniel Hoffman, John Logan, J.V. Cunningham, Robert Lowell, John Berryman, Theodore Roethke, Stanley Kunitz, Charles Olson, Louis Zukofsky, John Cage, John Giorno, Dan Graham, W.D. Snodgrass, Sylvia Plath, Brother Antoninus, Allen Ginsberg, Philip Lamantia, Gail Dusenbery, Kenneth Rexroth, Gary Snyder, James Wright, David Wagoner, James Dickey, Margaret Atwood, A.R. Ammons, David Ignatow, Harvey Shapiro, Alan Dugan, Galway Kinnell, Kenneth Koch, John Ashbery, Ted Berrigan, David Shapiro, John Hollander, bpNichol, Mary Ellen Solt, Liam O'Gallagher, Gerd Stern, S. Foster Damon, Armand Schwerner, and Melvin B. Tolson. Includes an index of authors and titles, as well as an index of first lines.