164. Josephine Miles

josephine miles book cover

Author: Erik Muller
Year Published: 2005
Publication Number: 164
ISBN: 0884301648
ISBN-13: 9780884301646
Pages: 48
Binding: Paperback
Price: $8.50

Description: Biography and criticism of Berkeley poet and professor Josephine Miles (1911-1984), whose compressed poems of California urban life show influences ranging from Robinson Jeffers to Emily Dickinson. Reflecting many variations in style and subject over a half-century career, her Collected Poems, 1930-1983 (1983) was nominated for the Pulitzer prize.