Frederick Seidel (born February 19, 1936) is an American poet. Seidel was born to a family of Russian Jewish descent in St. Louis, Missouri in 1936
Frederick Seidel (born February 19, 1936) is an American poet. Louis, Missouri in 1936. His family owned Seidel Coal and Coke, which supplied coal to the brewing industry in St. Louis, as well as a West Virginia mine. Seidel graduated from St. Louis Country Day School and earned his . at Harvard University in 1957. Archibald MacLeish arranged for Seidel to take a leave of absence from Harvard so he could travel around Europe.
Frederick Seidel has been called the poet the 20th century deserved and lauded as one of the best poets writing .
Frederick Seidel has been called the poet the 20th century deserved and lauded as one of the best poets writing today ; he has also been accused of writing sinister and disturbing poetry. Seidel has published over a dozen collections of poetry since, including the National Book Critics Circle Award winning Sunrise (1979), Pulitzer Prize-nominee Going Fast (1998), and Ooga-Booga (2006), which was nominated for another National Book Critics Circle Award and shortlisted for the Griffin International Poetry Prize.
Contact Frederick Seidel on Messenger. This is what we’ve been waiting for always. I walked over to the Hudson River, heading for Mars
Contact Frederick Seidel on Messenger. I walked over to the Hudson River, heading for Mars. Each poem of mine is a suicide belt. I say that to my girlfriend Life.
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Poems consider Europe, espionage, the past, human sexuality, childhood, space, aging, and meaning.
Select Format: Hardcover. Poems consider Europe, espionage, the past, human sexuality, childhood, space, aging, and meaning. ISBN13: 9780394580227.
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Seidel did not publish another book for seventeen years. Seidel's brutal and fearless work is frequently described in terms that are simultaneously praise and censure, depending on perspective, and often conflated with speculations about his notorious wealth, Italian motorcycles, and famous friends. A violent misogynist, or an elegant seducer, or both?" asks Adam Kirsch in The New Republic.
Frederick Seidel's many books of poems include The Cosmos Trilogy . Fred Seidel is eighty.
Frederick Seidel's many books of poems include The Cosmos Trilogy, Ooga-Booga, Poems 1959-2009, and Nice Weather. His new work confirms his status as America's wittiest and most unconventional poet. This Ducati riding son of St. Louis burst again on to the scene late in life with the publication of his collected works in 2009. He is a man for all ages and I end each evening reading one of his witty works.
New York’s ‘Kanye Baudelaire’ talks to Lorin Stein about Donald Trump, departed friends and why a life without writing is pointless. Frederick Seidel is no one’s idea of a protest poet. Born in a well-to-do suburb of St Louis, Missouri, educated at Harvard, encouraged early on by Ezra Pound and Robert Lowell, he has always written from firmly within the establishment. From the beginning, his poems showed an intimate acqaintance with the powerful and the beautiful, and a fascination with the accoutrements of wealth.