1973 in poetry

Nationality words link to articles with information on the nation's poetry or literature (for instance, Irish or France).

List of years in poetry (table)
In literature


Works published in EnglishEdit

Listed by nation where the work was first published and again by the poet's native land, if different; substantially revised works listed separately:


  • John Tranter:
    • Red Movie and other poems, Angus & Robertson
    • The Blast Area, Gargoyle Poets number 13, Makar Press
  • Chris Wallace-Crabbe:
    • Selected Poems, Sydney: Angus & Robertson
    • Vinyl record: Chris Wallace-Crabbe Reads From His Own Verse, St.Lucia



India in EnglishEdit


New ZealandEdit

United KingdomEdit


  • Philip Larkin, The Oxford Book of Twentieth Century English Verse anthology of poets from the British Isles or who spent time there, ISBN 0-19-812137-7
  • Jon Silkin (ed.), Poetry of the Committeed Individual
  • John Bishop and Virginia Broadbent (eds), London Between the Lines
  • Howard Sergeant (ed.), African Voices

United StatesEdit


  • George Quasha & Jerome Rothenberg, (eds.) America a Prophecy: A New Reading of American Poetry from Pre-Columbian Times to the Present (Random House/Viking)
  • Ronald Gross & George Quasha, (eds.) Open Poetry: Four Anthologies of Expanded Poems (Simon & Schuster)

Works published in other languagesEdit

Listed by nation where the work was first published and again by the poet's native land, if different; substantially revised works listed separately:

French languageEdit



German languageEdit

East GermanyEdit

  • Wolf Biermann, a communist living in East Germany, he could only publish these works in the West:
    • Für meine Genossen
    • Deutschland: ein Wintermärchen, long satirical poem on the division of Germany

West Germany, Austria, SwitzerlandEdit


In each section, listed in alphabetical order by first name:


Other in IndiaEdit


  • Eugenio Montale, Diario del '71 e del '72 (poetry) Milan: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore (a private edition of 100 copies was published in 1971)[33]
  • Almanacco dello Specchio for 1973, an anthology of poetry, including translated poetry
  • Franco Fortini, Questo muro, collected poems from 1962 to 1972
  • Pier Paolo Pasolini, Trasumanar e organizzar
  • Libero De Libero, Scempio e lusinga, collected poems written from 1930 to 1956
  • Marino Moretti, Le poverazze

Soviet UnionEdit

  • M. Bazhan, The Spark from Uman Recollections (translated into Russian from Ukrainian), 1973[34]
  • P. Brovka, We Are Children of One Mother (translated into Russian from Belarusian)[34]
  • B. Istru, Pain of a Shadow (translated into Russian from Moldavian)[34]
  • R. Margiani, From the Book of Brotherhood (translated into Russian from Georgian)[34]
  • S. Orlov, Loyalty[34]

Spanish languageEdit


Awards and honorsEdit

English languageEdit


United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

French languageEdit




Birth years link to the corresponding "[year] in poetry" article:

See alsoEdit


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