Questions tagged [carl-sandburg]

Questions related to the American poet, writer and editor Carl Sandburg (1878 – 1967) and his work.

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Did Sandburg acknowledge Twain's influence?

In 1886, Mark Twain wrote an essay entitled "The New Dynasty" Its theme, and much of its language, are quite similar to Carl Sandburg's poem "I Am the People, the Mob" of half a century later. It is ...
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Did Sandburg have anything against Omaha?

Specifically: I am riding on a limited express, one of the crack trains of the nation. Hurtling across the prairie into blue haze and dark air go fifteen all-steel coaches holding a thousand ...
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