100 Essential Modern Poems by Women

100 Essential Modern Poems by Women

By Joseph Parisi (Selected by); Kathleen Welton (Selected by)

Ivan R. Dee Publisher, Hardcover, 9781566637411, 289pp.

Publication Date: March 27, 2008

Inspired and inspirational, worldly wise, deeply felt, and often delightfully funny, here in one compact volume are 100 of the greatest poems written in English over the last century, memorable masterpieces that everyone should know and enjoy.

About the Author
Joseph Parisi, editor in chief of Poetry, has been on the magazine's staff for over twenty-five years.

Kathleen Welton serves as editor and publisher of The Little Quote Books series including The Little Book of Gratitude Quotes, The Little Book of Horse Quotes, The Little Book of Humorous Quotes, The Little Book of Quotes by Women, and The Little Book of Success Quotes.

In addition, she is co-editor of 100 Essential Modern Poems by Women with Joseph Parisi and co-author of Poetry For Beginners with Margaret Chapman.

She is an award-winning editor and publisher and has had the opportunity to serve as Director of Book Publishing for the American Bar Association, Vice President & Publisher for IDG Books, Vice President & Publisher for Dearborn Trade, and Senior Editor for Dow Jones-Irwin.

Kathy earned a BA degree in English from Stanford University and is a graduate of the Stanford Publishing Course.