Gerald Stern (born February 22, 1925) is an American poet, essayist and
educator. The author of twenty collections of poetry and four books of essays,
Stern has ...
Gerald Stern has been called an “American original,” “a sometimes comic,
sometimes tragic visionary,” and, by his friend Stanley Kunitz, “the wilderness in ...
Gerald Stern - Poet - Gerald Stern was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in 1925.
His recent poetry collections include Divine Nothingness: Poems (W. W. Norton ...
Son of Eastern European Jewish immigrants, Gerald Stern grew up in Pittsburgh,
in a house with no books. It wasn't as if being a writer was discouraged, ...
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Behaving Like a Jew Originally published in Lucky Life (1977) When I got there
the dead opossum looked like an enormous baby sleeping on the road.
The World We Should Have Stayed In. Poetry by Gerald Stern: “but most of all the
baby girls holding / chicks in one arm and grapes in the other . . .” November ...
96 Vandam, by Gerald Stern - Poem 150 of Poetry 180: A Poem a Day for
American High Schools, Hosted by Billy Collins, U.S. Poet Laureate, 2001-2003 ...
Browse through Gerald Stern's poems and quotes. 10 poems of Gerald Stern.
Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams
Watch video of Gerald Stern reading his poem "The Dancing" at the Geraldine R.
Dodge Poetry Festival.