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Marianne Moore

Marianne Moore (November 15, 1887 – February 5, 1972) was an American Modernist poet and writer noted for her irony and wit.

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Kay Ryan - Poetry
... website has characterized Ryan's poems as follows "Like Emily Dickinson and Marianne Moore before her, Ryan delights in quirks of logic and language and teases poetry out of the ... Marianne Moore and May Swenson were this latter sort of artist so is Kay Ryan." Many reviewers have noted an affinity between Ryan's poetry and Marianne Moore's ... In addition to the oft-remarked affinity with Moore, affinities with poets May Swenson, Stevie Smith, Emily Dickinson, Wendy Cope, and Amy Clampitt have ...
Marianne Moore - Selected Works
... Moore disapproved of the timing, editing, selections, and format of this collection ... See The Selected Letters of Marianne Moore, ed ... In a letter to Bryher, Moore notes " ...

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    Marianne Moore (1887–1972)

    The Irish say your trouble is their
    trouble and your
    joy their joy? I wish
    I could believe it;
    I am troubled, I’m dissatisfied, I’m Irish.
    —Marianne Moore (1887–1972)