Nebraska Center for Writers

Chimney Rock Selected Publications
of Karl Shapiro


New and Selected Poems, 1940-1986, U of Chicago P, 1987

Adam and Eve, edited by John Wheatcroft, Press Alley, 1986

Love and War, Art and God, Stuart Wright, 1984

Collected Poems: 1948-1978, Random House, 1978

Adult Book Store, Random House, 1976

White Haired Lover, Random House, 1968

Selected Poems, Random House, 1968

The Bourgeois Poet, Random House, 1964

Poems of a Jew, Random House, 1958

Poems 1940-1953, Random House, 1953

Trial of a Poet, Reynal, 1947

Essay on Rime, Secker & Warburg, 1945

V-Letter, Reynal, 1944

The Place of Love, Comment, 1943

Person, Place and Thing, Reynal, 1942

Poems, Waverley, 1935


The Poetry Wreck, Random House, 1975

To Abolish Children, Quadrangle Books, 1968

In Defense of Ignorance, Random House, 1960

Beyond Criticism, U of Nebraska P, 1953; published as A Primer for Poets, 1965

, and more






Fellow in American Letters, Library of Congress

Jeanette S Davis Prize and Levinson prize, both from Poetry in 1942

Contemporary Poetry prize, 1943

American Academy of Arts and Letters grant, 1944

Guggenheim Foundation fellowships, 1944, 1953

Pulitzer Prize in poetry, 1945, for V-Letter and Other Poems

Shelley Memorial Prize, 1946

Poet Laureate, 1946-47

Kenyon School of Letters fellowship, 1956-57

Eunice Tietjens Memorial Prize, 1961

Oscar Blumenthal Prize, Poetry, 1963

Bollingen Prize, 1968

Robert Kirsch Award, LA Times, 1989

Charity Randall Citation, 1990

Library of Congress fellowship

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