New York Poems is dedicated to "The City of New York: embattled, gallant, enduring" by celebrated poet D. H. Melhem, who calls the Upper West Side her "muse
New York Poems is dedicated to "The City of New York: embattled, gallant, enduring" by celebrated poet D. Melhem, who calls the Upper West Side her "muse. D. Melhem's sharp eye looks at neighborhood struggles with blight and urban renewal (chastised as "Negro Removal"). She examines her city from the World Trade Center disaster to the present to the city's future.
Essays (Selected List). Doctoral Dissertation. Melhem Obituary. Notes on 94th Street. Blog Posts 2009-2014. Melhem Theme by: Theme Horse Powered by: WordPress.
I am sad to report that . New York poems - Google Books. Melhem passed away in June, 2013 at the age of 88. She will be greatly missed not only by her loving relatives, but by the large audience of fans and admirers of her work. She was truly a talent ahead of her time, and is now a part of eternity. -from "Dogbaby" in "Notes on 94th Street". 12 May 2010 ·. "A guard sprays disinfectant.
She was born in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Nicholas Melhem and Georgette Deyrataui Melhem, both immigrants from Lebanon. She graduated from New York University cum laude and received her master's degree and a doctoral degree in English and American Literature from City College. She was a longtime resident of New York City, where her two children were born and raised
We’ve tracked down the 11 best poems about New York – some joyful, some sad, but all beautiful
We’ve tracked down the 11 best poems about New York – some joyful, some sad, but all beautiful. From Allen Ginsberg writing about the ‘streets I’ve done feats in’ to the heartbreak of Sara Teasdale’s ‘man I love who loves me not’, New York is always the backdrop and the inspiration for the poets’ work. The best poems about New York take you from the bright lights of 1930s Harlem, through Union Square and the Lower East Side, right down to the Staten Island Ferry. View across Manhattan from the RCA building. My Sad Self – Allen Ginsberg. Read the full poem here, or get the book.
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Allen Ginsberg, America from Collected Poems, 1947-1980. Used with the permission of HarperCollins Publishers. One of the most respected Beat writers and acclaimed American poets of his generation, Allen Ginsberg was born on June 3, 1926 in Newark, New Jersey and raised in nearby Paterson, the son of an English teacher and Russian expatriate.
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In New York from a rooftop in Chinatown one can see the sci-fi bridges and aisles of buildings where there are more .
In New York from a rooftop in Chinatown one can see the sci-fi bridges and aisles of buildings where there are more miles of shortcuts and alternative takes than there are Miles Davis alternative takes. Dear New York, dear girl with a bar code tattooed on the side of your face, and everyone writing poems about and inside and outside the subways, dear people underground in New York, on the sci-fi bridges and aisles of New York, on the rooftops of Chinatown where Miles Davis is pumping in, and someone is telling me about contranyms, how cleave. and cleave are the same word looking in opposite directions. I now know bolt is to lock and bolt is to run away.