Henry Lyman

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For the American missionary killed on Sumatra 1834 Henry Lyman (missionary)

Henry Lyman is an American poet, editor, translator, and former host and producer of WFCR's Poems to a Listener, a nationally distributed series of readings and conversations with poets which ran from 1976 to 1994.[1][2]

His poems and translations have appeared in periodicals, including The Nation, the New Directions annuals, The New York Times, and Poetry.[3] A translator of the Estonian poet Aleksis Rannit, Lyman's translations have been published in two volumes, Cantus Firmus and Signum et Verbum.[4] He edited a posthumously published collection of Robert Francis's poetry, and an anthology of twentieth-century New England poetry titled After Frost.[1] Lyman also maintains Fort Juniper, the home of American poet Robert Francis, as a residence for writers, composers, and artists.[3]



  1. ^ a b "www.marlboro.edu/news/pr/2003/march/17c". Archived from the original on 2011-06-08. 
  2. ^ "http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9262071".  External link in |title= (help)
  3. ^ a b "Into the Sun", The Jones Library, Special Collections, Amherst, Massachusetts, pub., 2009.
  4. ^ "www.lituanus.org/1982_4/82_4_08.htm". 

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