Karl Jay Shapiro (November 10, 1913 – May 14, 2000) was an American poet. He was appointed the fifth Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1946.
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... Lee Bartlett, Karl Shapiro A Descriptive Bibliography 1933-1977 (New York Garland, 1979) Gail Gloston, Karl Shapiro, Delmore Schwartz, and Randall Jarrell The Image of the Poet in ... Press, 1968) Hans Ostrom, "Karl Shapiro 1913-2000" (poem), in The Coast Starlight Collected Poems 1976-2006 (Indianapolis, 2006) Joseph Reino, Karl Shapiro (New York Twayne, 1981) Stephen Stepanchev ... Tolson, Harlem Gallery (1965), with an introduction by Karl Shapiro Sue Walker, ed ...
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“Already old, the question Who shall die?
Becomes unspoken Who is innocent?”
—Karl Shapiro (b. 1913)
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Major Hayward: Dont you?
Sam Tostin: Youre different. Youre not a woman. Youre more than that. Youre a mechanic.”
—Stanley Shapiro (19251990)