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Karl Shapiro

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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Karl Shapiro - Bibliography - Secondary Sources
... 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 ... 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 ... Tolson, Harlem Gallery (1965), with an introduction by Karl Shapiro Sue Walker, ed ...

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    Its quick silver bell beating, beating
    And down the dark one ruby flare
    Pulsing out red light like an artery,
    Karl Shapiro (b. 1913)

    In the tight belly of the dead
    Burrow with hungry head
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    Our tradition of political thought had its definite beginning in the teachings of Plato and Aristotle. I believe it came to a no less definite end in the theories of Karl Marx.
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