Delmore Schwartz

Delmore Schwartz was an American poet born in 1913 in Brooklyn, New York. He spent time at Columbia University and the University of Wisconsin. He received a BA from New York University. His best-known work is a short story titled “In Dreams Begin Responsibility.” He also wrote collections of verse.

Baudelaire

Delmore Schwartz’s ‘Baudelaire’ is an emotional depiction of a poet’s desperation caused by poverty and the vicious cycle of hopelessness.

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The Heavy Bear Who Goes With Me

‘The Heavy Bear Who Goes With Me’ by Delmore Schwartz is the poet’s best-known piece. It explores the division between the mind and body. 

The Heavy Bear Who Goes With Me Visual Representation

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