New PDF release: A Poet Drives a Truck: Poems by and about Lowell a. Levant

By Lowell A. Levant

Lowell A. Levant had the dual vocations of poet and truck driving force. He rose to prominence in Berkeley within the ‘60’s as a member of the Artists, Musicians, Poets, and Sympathizers neighborhood of the I.W.W., whose paintings used to be accrued in Poems learn within the Spirit of Peace and Gladness. Readers will realize 4 major traits of his poems. First, as saw by means of his mentor, Pulitzer Prize profitable poet Gary Snyder, there's “… the advanced intensity of his writing approximately paintings, equipment, vans, apparatus, fix, maintenance—-all in a deceptively a bit of befuddled voice that mask the dazzling competence of what’s being truly done.” moment, there's attunement with nature, attribute of “Deep Ecology” poetry. 3rd, there's song, which he additionally created while he performed a Jew’s harp, sang, or strummed his guitar. eventually, Lowell’s poetry usually took the shape of the unfiltered, unfettered, free-associative declarations of the Beat Poets of his time, fairly these of Allen Ginsberg, whom Lowell admired.

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