Carl Sandburg

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United States writer remembered for his poetry in free verse and his six volume biography of Abraham Lincoln (1878-1967)


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Where: Carl Sandburg Middle School, 8248 Fort Hunt Rd.
Development of the program to begin operating at Carl Sandburg College has taken about two years.
There's a lot about Thornton Wilder that's interesting, and Niven, esteemed for her biographies of Carl Sandburg and Edward Steichen, has done a masterful job of research and compilation.
After Sandburg's wife, Lilian Steichen Sandburg, died in 1977, Connemara was turned into Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, the first national park unit devoted to a poet.
And in informal contexts, as Carl Sandburg said, Slang is a language that takes off its coat, spits on its hands, and goes to work.
According to online reports from the Chicago Tribune, Lukas Verzbicas, an 18-year-old senior at Carl Sandburg High School in Orland Park, Ill.
Included in the anthology are poems, organized around themes, by Emily Dickinson, Robert Frost, Langston Hughes, Judith Viorst, Carl Sandburg, and over 40 other poets.
Photographer Len Steckler shot the black-and-white images of Monroe when she unexpectedly arrived at his apartment in December, 1961, to visit his friend, Pulitzer-prize winning poet Carl Sandburg.
Among his many honors were fellowships from the Bollingen Foundation, the Guggenheim Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a Lannan Literary Fellowship, the Lenore Marshall Award, the Paterson Poetry Prize, the Vermont Governor's Medal, the Carl Sandburg Award, the Whiting Award, and the Ruth Lilly Prize.
THERE have been many words of wisdom written about the art of poetry - Edgar Allen Poe described it as "the rhythmical creation of beauty in words" while Pulitzer Prize winner Carl Sandburg said it is "the synthesis of hyacinths and biscuits".
Lukas Verzbicas of Illinois' Carl Sandburg High became the first sophomore in meet history to win the boys' title, running 15:07.
For their research, the experts studied correspondence that dated as far back as 1574 for philosopher Sir Francis Bacon and as recently, in the case of writer Carl Sandburg, as 1966.
An innovative choice of opening act was Steve Steinhaus, who had an appreciative response to his performances of jazz poems by Carl Sandburg and Langston Hughes, despite the spacey atrium acoustic not helping the human voice.
Further, information about El Paso County, Colorado, was mistakenly transposed to El Paso County, Texas; prohibitionist Carrie Nation's first name was misspelled; and a Carl Sandburg quotation was misattributed to Robert Frost.
Featuring all the black-and-white illustrations of the original edition, including hand prints from such well-known figures as Salvador Dali, Carl Sandburg, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Helen Keller, Fortune in Your Hand covers how to make a map of one's own hand; different hand types; the mounts and lines of hands; the traits of a hand that suggest success, luck, or the lack thereof; fingerprints; reading the past and future; and many more fine nuances of the art.