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Shaw, Robert B.

SHAW, Robert B.

SHAW, Robert B. American, b. 1947. Genres: Poetry, Literary criticism and history. Career: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, Briggs-Copeland Lecturer in English, 1974-76; Yale University, New Haven, CT, assistant professor, 1976-80, associate professor of English, 1980-83; Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA, associate professor, 1983-91, professor of English, 1991-. Publications: POEMS: Curious Questions, 1970; In Witness, 1972; Comforting the Wilderness, 1977; The Wonder of Seeing Double, 1988; The Post Office Murals Restored, 1994; Below the Surface, 1999; Solving for X, 2002. CRITICISM: The Call of God: The Theme of Vocation in the Poetry of Donne and Herbert (monograph), 1981. EDITOR: American Poetry since 1960: Some Critical Perspectives, 1973; Henry Vaughan: Selected Poems, 1976. Contributor of essays and reviews to periodicals. Address: Department of English, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA 01075, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]

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