Charles Reznikoff, “[During the Second World War . . .]” from The Poems of Charles Reznikoff, 1918-1975. Copyright © 2005 by the Estate of Charles Reznikoff. Reprinted by permission of Black Sparrow Books, an imprint of David R. Godine, Publisher, Inc.
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Poet Charles Reznikoff 1894–1976
POET’S REGION U.S., Mid-Atlantic
SCHOOL / PERIOD Objectivist
Subjects Living, Death, Growing Old, Life Choices, Parenthood, Sorrow & Grieving, Time & Brevity, Activities, Jobs & Working, Relationships, Family & Ancestors, Social Commentaries, Cities & Urban Life, War & Conflict
Poetic Terms Free Verse