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EventsEdit

  • October 7 — Celebrations marking the 50th anniversary of the first reading of Allen Ginsberg's poem "Howl" were staged in San Francisco, New York City, and in Leeds in the UK. The British event, Howl for Now, was accompanied by a book of essays of the same name, edited by Simon Warner, reflecting on the piece's enduring power and influence.
  • Maurice Riordan, Irish poet living in London, named poetry editor of Poetry London

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:

AustraliaEdit

  • David Brooks, Walking to Point Clear. Blackheath: Brandl & Schlesinger
  • Pam Brown, Ken Bolton, and Laurie Duggan, Let's Get Lost, Sydney: Vagabond
  • Laurie Duggan, Compared to What: Selected Poems 1971–2003, Exeter: Shearsman
  • Alan Gould, The Past Completes Me: Selected Poems 1973–2003
  • John Kinsella, The New Arcadia, winner of the 2006 Arts Queensland Judith Wright Calanthe Award; W.W. Norton; Australian living in and published in the United States
  • Jennifer Maiden, Friendly Fire Giramondo, ISBN 1-920882-12-X
  • Chris Mansell, Mortifications & Lies (Kardoorair, Armidale) ISBN 0-908244-60-6
  • Les Murray:
    • Hell and After, Four early English-language poets of Australia, Carcanet
    • Editor, Best Australian Poems 2004, Melbourne, Black Inc.
  • Philip Salom, The Well Mouth, Fremantle Arts Centre, ISBN 978-1-921064-24-1
  • Jaya Savige, Latecomers
  • Chris Wallace-Crabbe, The Universe Looks Down, Brandl & Schlesinger, ISBN 1-876040-74-2

CanadaEdit

India, in EnglishEdit

IrelandEdit

New ZealandEdit

Poets in Best New Zealand PoemsEdit

Poems from these 25 poets, selected by Emma Neale were included in Best New Zealand Poems 2004, published online this year:

United KingdomEdit

Anthologies in the United KingdomEdit

Criticism, scholarship and biography in the United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

Poets whose works appeared in The Best American Poetry 2005Edit

The 75 poets included in The Best American Poetry 2005, edited by David Lehman, co-edited this year by Paul Muldoon:

Criticism, scholarship and biography in the United StatesEdit

Works published in other languagesEdit

BrazilEdit

ChileEdit

IndiaEdit

Listed in alphabetical order by first name:

BangladeshEdit

  • Rahman Henry, Tomake Basona Kori, A Book of Poetry in Bengali, BALAKA, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Rahman Henry, Khunjhara Nodi ("The River that Bleeds"), A Book of Poetry in Bengali, BALAKA, Chittagong, Bangladesh.[28]

PolandEdit

Other languagesEdit

Awards and honorsEdit

InternationalEdit

AustraliaEdit

CanadaEdit

New ZealandEdit

United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

DeathsEdit

 
Dane Zajc, Slovenian poet

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

January 21: Theun de Vries born 1907 Dutch writer and poet
February 25: Phoebe Hesketh born 1909 British
March 6: Sadako Kurihara
栗原貞子
born 1913 Japanese poet who survived the Hiroshima nuclear holocaust there and became known for her poems about her city
March 7: Philip Lamantia born 1927 American
March 29: Miltos Sachtouris born 1919 Greek
March 30: Robert Creeley, 78 born 1926 American
April 14 Julia Darling, 48 born 1956 English poet, novelist and playwright, of breast cancer
June 9: Hovis Presley born 1960 English
June 13: Eugénio de Andrade born 1923 Portuguese lyric poet
June 23: Manolis Anagnostakis born 1925 Greek poet
June 28: Philip Hobsbaum, 72 born 1932 Scot poet and critic
July 4: Lorenzo Thomas born 1944 American poet, critic, essayist; Umbra Workshop founding member
July 7: Gustaf Sobin born 1935 American
August 6: Vizma Belsevica born 1931 leading post-war Latvian poet
August 21: Dahlia Ravikovitch born 1936 Israeli
August 31: Amrita Pritam born 1919 leading Punjab poet in India who wrote in Hindi
September 16: Stanley Burnshaw born 1906 American poet and novelist
October 20: Dane Zajc born 1929 Slovenian poet
November 1: Michael Thwaites born 1915 Australian
Date not known: Charles Naylor (poet) not known American, partner of novelist Thomas Disch[35]

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

ReferencesEdit

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