The Life and Poetry of Ted Kooser

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Source Acknowledgments

Permission to quote from Ted Kooser’s poems, letters, and prose (published and unpublished) is from Ted Kooser.

“In the Laundromat,” by Ted Kooser, originally published in Not Coming to Be Barked At (Pentagram Press, 1976). Reprinted by permission from the author.

An earlier version of “Part Four: “American Scripture, 1980–1994: Weather Central” first appeared as “The ‘In-Between’: Landscapes of Transformation in Ted Kooser’s Weather Central” in Great Plains Quarterly 19, no. 2, 1999.

Karl Shapiro’s letters used by permission of the Shapiro Estate, Robert Phillips, literary executor.

“Etude” from Weather Central, by Ted Kooser, © 1994. Reprinted by permission from the University of Pittsburgh Press.

An earlier version of “Part Five: ‘Feeling the Speed,’ 1995-Today: Winter Morning Walks” first appeared as “When a Walk Is a Poem: Winter Morning Walks, A Chronicle of Survival, by Ted Kooser” in Midwest Quarterly 45, no. 4 (2004): 399–414.

[“The quarry road tumbles towards me”] from Winter Morning Walks: One Hundred Postcards to Jim Harrison. Copyright © 2001 by Ted Kooser. Reprinted with permission from The Permissions Company, Inc., on behalf of Carnegie Mellon University Press, www.cmu.edu universitypress.

“Walking on Tiptoe” from Delights & Shadows. Copyright © 2004 by Ted Kooser. Reprinted with permission from The Permissions Company, Inc., on behalf of Copper Canyon Press.

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