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Robert Kelly

Robert Kelly, American poet, novelist, educator. Recipient award distinction National Academy and Institute Arts and Letters, 1986.

Background

  • Kelly, Robert was born on September 24, 1935 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel Jason and Margaret Rose (Kane) Kelly.

  • Education

    • AB, City College of New York, 1955. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1958. Doctor of Letters (honorary), State University of New York, Oneonta, 1994.

    Career

    • Translator, treasurer Continental Translate Service, New York City, 1955-1958. Lecturer English Wagner College, 1960-1961. Professor English Bard College, since 1961.

      Director writing program Milton Avery Graduate School Arts, 1981-1993, Asher B. Edelman professor literature, since 1986, co-director writing program in fiction and poetry, since 1995. Visiting professor State University of New York, Buffalo, 1964. Visiting professor modern poetry Tufts University, 1966-1967.

      Director Federal Writers Project, New York, since 1967. Director fiction New York Writer's Conference, 1967. Poet-in-residence California Institute of Technology, 1971-1972, University Kansas, 1975, Dickinson College, 1976.

    Works

    • Sentences, Paragraphs, and Beyond: With Integrated Readings
    • SENTENCES, PARAGRAPHS, AND BEYOND is the first in the popular two-level Brandon series, which helps the student learn to both read and write at the college level, by providing instruction on reading techniques (and barriers), the basics of sentence structure, grammar, punctuation, and spelling, as well as the writing process and common writing patterns; lively, engaging readings provide student as well as professional models.

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    • Married Charlotte Mandell, 1993.
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    Born September 24, 1935
    • 1955
      City College of New York
    • 1958
      Columbia University
    • 1994
      State University of New York
    • 1960 - 1961
      lecturer, English Wagner College
    • 1961
      professor, English Bard College
    • 1995
      director, writing program Milton Avery Graduate School Arts
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      • Author: (poetry) Sonnets, 1969, Songs I-XXX, 1969, The Common Shore, 1969, Kali Yuga, 1970, Flesh Dream Book, 1971, Ralegh, 1972, The Pastorals, 1972, Reading Her Notes, 1972, The Tears of Edmund Burke, 1973, The Mill of Particulars, 1973, The Loom, 1975, Sixteen Odes, 1976, The Lady Of, 1977, The Convections, 1978, The Book of Persephone, 1978, The Cruise of the Pnyx, 1979, Kill the Messenger Who Brings Bad News, 1979, Sentence, 1980, The Alchemist to Mercury, 1981, Spiritual Exercises, 1981, Mulberry Women, 1982, Under Words, 1984, Thor's Thrush, 1985, Not This Island Music, 1987, The Flowers of Unceasing Coincidence, 1988, Oahu, 1988, Ariadne, 1991, A Strange Market, 1992, Mont Blanc, 1994, Red Actions: Selected Poems 1960-1993, 1995, The Time of Voice, 1998. Author: The Scorpions, 1967, Cities, 1971, A Line of Sight, 1974, Wheres, 1978, A Transparent Tree, 1985, Doctor of Silence, 1988, Cat Scratch Fever, 1990, Queen of Terrors, 1994, Schlaflose Schoenheit, 1996. (essays) In Time, 1971, Abziehbilder, Heimgeholt, 1995. Editor: (with Paris Leary) Anthology A Controversy of Poets, 1965. Editor Caterpillar, 1966-1972, Alcheringa, since 1977, Sulfur, 1981-1982, Conjunctions, since 1990.
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      • book: The Mill of Particulars by Kelly, Robert (1977) Paperback
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      • book: Kill the Messenger Who Brings the Bad News
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      • book: Kill the Messenger Who Brings Bad News.
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      • book: FLOWERS OF UNCEASING COINCIDENCE
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      • book: FLOWERS OF UNCEASING COINCIDENCE Paperback January 1, 2010
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      • book: Red Actions: Selected Poems 1960-1993
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      • book: Red Actions: Selected Poems 1960-1993 1st edition by Kelly, Robert (1995) Paperback
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      • book: Sparrow 20: A Line of Sight, May 1974
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      • book: A Transparent Tree
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      • book: On Becoming Baby Wise: Giving Your Infant the GIFT of Nighttime Sleep
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      • book: Abziehbilder, heimgeholt (Essay) (German Edition)
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      • book: Sentences, Paragraphs, and Beyond: With Integrated Readings
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      • book: Mulberry women: A poem
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      • book: Five Courtier Poets of the English Renaissance: the Major Works of Wyatt, Howard, Sidney, Brooke & Ralegh
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      • book: The Book of Persephone
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      • book: Deasil & Widdershins. The Winthrop Sequence from The Fountains. Book VI of The Common Shore and A Daydreamt Fable
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      • book: Tiny Dots for Tiny Tots: Loom Knit Toys for Girls and Boys
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      • book: The Goddess Sekhmet: Psycho-Spiritual Exercises of the Fifth Way
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      • book: Analytical concordance to the Bible on an entirely new plan,: Containing every word in alphabetical order, arranged under its Hebrew or Greek ... geography and antiquities, etc. etc. etc
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      • book: Analytical Concordance to the Holy Bible on an Entirely New Plan Containing Every Word in Alphabetical Order, Arranged Under its Hebrew and Greek Original. With the Literal Meaning of Each, and its Pronunciation. Sixth edition
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      • book: Yes, And: How Improvisation Reverses "No, But" Thinking and Improves Creativity and Collaboration--Lessons from The Second City
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      • book: Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) Command and Control (C2) Capability to Improve Disaster Response and Recovery
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      • book: The Wheel of Time Companion: The People, Places and History of the Bestselling Series
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      • book: Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll And Mr. Hyde (Tor Classics) by Stevenson, Robert Louis (1990) Mass Market Paperback
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      • book: The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Other Stories (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) (B&N Classics) by Stevenson, Robert Louis published by Barnes & Noble Classics (2003) [Mass Market Paperback]
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      • book: Strange Eons by Bloch, Robert (June 1, 1979) Mass Market Paperback
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      • book: Book Known as Q: Consideration of Shakespeare's Sonnets
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      • book: Discovery: From Sentence to Paragraph (5th Edition)
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      • book: The Worldly Philosophers: The Lives, Times And Ideas Of The Great Economic Thinkers, Seventh Edition
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      • book: Discovery: From Sentence to Paragraph (5th Edition)
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      • Author: (poetry) Sonnets, 1969, Songs I-XXX, 1969, The Common Shore, 1969, Kali Yuga, 1970, Flesh Dream Book, 1971, Ralegh, 1972, The Pastorals, 1972, Reading Her Notes, 1972, The Tears of Edmund Burke, 1973, The Mill of Particulars, 1973, The Loom, 1975, Sixteen Odes, 1976, The Lady Of, 1977, The Convections, 1978, The Book of Persephone, 1978, The Cruise of the Pnyx, 1979, Kill the Messenger Who Brings Bad News, 1979, Sentence, 1980, The Alchemist to Mercury, 1981, Spiritual Exercises, 1981, Mulberry Women, 1982, Under Words, 1984, Thor's Thrush, 1985, Not This Island Music, 1987, The Flowers of Unceasing Coincidence, 1988, Oahu, 1988, Ariadne, 1991, A Strange Market, 1992, Mont Blanc, 1994, Red Actions: Selected Poems 1960-1993, 1995, The Time of Voice, 1998. Author: The Scorpions, 1967, Cities, 1971, A Line of Sight, 1974, Wheres, 1978, A Transparent Tree, 1985, Doctor of Silence, 1988, Cat Scratch Fever, 1990, Queen of Terrors, 1994, Schlaflose Schoenheit, 1996. (essays) In Time, 1971, Abziehbilder, Heimgeholt, 1995.Editor: (with Paris Leary) Anthology A Controversy of Poets, 1965. Editor Caterpillar, 1966-1972, Alcheringa, since 1977, Sulfur, 1981-1982, Conjunctions, since 1990.
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