Books by Henry Hart

THE ROOSTER MASK by Henry Hart
Released: May 1, 1998

This second volume by the William and Mary English professor incorporates some of the strengths of those poets he's written about in academic monographs, especially Robert Lowell, whose tragic sense of history is much like Hart's (The Ghost Ship) own: incidents and figures from the past remembered from a somewhat altered perspective—through old dioramas found in a barn, the Lincoln Memorial covered in pigeons, or the reenactments of Williamsburg. Read full book review >