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InverHillsCC: Inver Hills Theatre is presenting Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters Friday, November 5, Saturday, November 6, and Saturday, November 12, 2021, at 7:30 p.m. at the Fine Arts Theatre on campus.

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tamaravh: 50% done with Spoon River Anthology, by Edgar Lee Masters

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

egtrejos: Immortality is not a gift, Immortality is an achievement; And only those who strive mightily Shall possess it. --- The Village Atheist - Edgar Lee Masters (1869-1950)

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bodosproject: Su Bodosproject: ISAIAH BEETHOVEN – Edgar Lee Masters

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QueenKintsugi: My tribe is made up of people who look things in the eye & call them by their rightful name. Money, Power, & Prestige all fade away one lacks courage, honesty, and authenticity. We may be hated, but we cannot be ignored Dorcas Gustine “Spoon River Anthology” Edgar Lee Masters

ManOfLaBook: Fun Facts Friday: Edgar Lee Masters

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

tamaravh: I’ve just started Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

Jaumefvila: “Our story is lost in silence” (Edgar Lee Masters.1950)

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lasCriatura: "Silence" - Edgar Lee Masters (1868-1950)

LoveCarousel: My Light with Yours by Edgar Lee Masters

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

asverlezza: This,

granuary: Selections from THE SPOON RIVER ANTHOLOGY by Edgar Lee Masters

nyartguy: Born Aug. 23: Louis XVI, Arnold Toynbee, Edgar Lee Masters, Gene Kelly, Bob Crosby, Jean Darling, Marian Seldes, Keith Moon, River Phoenix, Kobe Bryant

MacCocktail: “The tongue may be an unruly member-- But silence poisons the soul.” ― Edgar Lee Masters (born August 23, 1868)

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Frost_Place: Happy Birthday, Edgar Lee Masters!

fbeacham: Edgar Lee Masters, whose Spoon River Anthology had a deep influence on writers of the 1920s, was born 153 ...

Book_Addict: Happy birthday to writer/poet Edgar Lee Masters (August 23,1868), author of "Spoon River Anthology" (1915) and many other notable works.

LiteraryRob: For each man's breast Hath a bard for guest... On the birth of Edgar Lee Masters, August 23, 1868, and his first book, "A Book of Verses" --

SSBrockville: Edgar Lee Masters (Aug 23, 1868 – March 5, 1950) is known for Spoon River Anthology and biographies of Mark Twain and Abraham Lincoln.

SSBDupont: Edgar Lee Masters (Aug 23, 1868 – March 5, 1950) is known for Spoon River Anthology and biographies of Mark Twain and Abraham Lincoln.

ARTSalamode: Born 8/23: sculptors Alexander Milne Calder, Hannah Frank, writers William Ernest "W.E." Henley, Edgar Lee Masters, J.V. Cunningham, Norbert Blei, Robert Irwin, Willy Russell, Melanie Rae Thon, jazz sax Bobby Watson, singer/songwriter Malvina Reynolds, dancer Gene Kelly.

JohnMcDonald15: Edgar Lee Masters (1868-1950) I always thought it would be interesting to write a new, updated "Spoon River Anthology" for our time. (His was originally published in 1915.) If nothing else, it would reveal the changes in our "national character" in individual sketches.

gyoung9751: Happy birthday, poet Edgar Lee Masters, born this day in 1868.

ptully262: "You may think, passer-by, that Fate Is a pit-fall outside of yourself, Around which you may walk by the use of foresight And wisdom. Thus you believe, viewing the lives of other men, As one who in God-like fashion bends over an anthill, ..." --Edgar Lee Masters, b. 1868.

AJWrightMLS: 1869 Aug 23: Poet Edgar Lee Masters born. In “Spoon River Anthology” the narrator in "Searcy Foote" describes his use of chloroform to kill his aunt. Masters died 5 March 1950

KikeBenlloch: Rather a thousand times the county jail Than to lie under this marble figure with wings, And this granite pedestal Bearing the words, "Pro Patria." What do they mean, anyway? Edgar Lee Masters

PetloverHermine: 23Aug/1868: Edgar Lee Masters is born in Garnett, Kansas. He’ll be an attorney, poet, biographer, and dramatist

urminaia: BD - Edgar Lee Masters (Aug. 23, 1868 - March 5, 1950). "To love is to find your own soul Through the soul of the beloved one."

beech_jason: Silence by Edgar Lee Masters

KimBass41949044: Full PDF 〈Spoon River Anthology by Edgar Lee Masters〉 ☛

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TimothySandefur: The cultural shift away from O. Henry began w the “Revolt from the Village,” a literary movement whose practitioners—Edgar Lee Masters, Sherwood Anderson, & Sinclair Lewis—replaced O. Henry’s fondness for small-town characters w skepticism & even contempt.

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

kokeesachdeva: And there is the silence of the dead. If we who are in life cannot speak Of profound experiences, Why do you marvel that the dead Do not tell you of death? Their silence shall be interpreted As we approach them. ~ "Silence" -Edgar Lee Masters

michellekafer: Live full! "What is this I hear of sorrow and weariness, Anger, discontent and drooping hopes? Degenerate sons and daughters, Life is too strong for you — It takes life to love Life." - Edgar Lee Masters Lucinda Matlock

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DSUPerformArts: Written by Charles Aidman and conceived from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon River Anthology. Our production was directed by Steven Dennis and musical directed by Alex Bechtel. Read through the playbill here:

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AmbikeshAnkit: Very inspiring lines from "Emily Sparks" by Edgar Lee Masters My boy, wherever you are, Work for your soul's sake, That all the clay of you, all of the dross of you, May yield to the fire of you, Till the fire is nothing but light!... Nothing but light!

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IrvLeavitt: How all of us kill the children of love, and all of us,   Knowing not what we do, devour their flesh; And all of us change to singers, although it be   But once in our lives, or change—alas!—to swallows,   To twitter amid cold winds & falling leaves! (Edgar Lee Masters, 1915)

IrvLeavitt: This is life’s sorrow: That one can be happy only when two are; And that our hearts are drawn to stars Which want us not. — Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

david_taglieri: Il Giudice Selah Lively (di Edgar Lee Masters)

FrontPorchRepub: Benjamin Myers reviews Spoon River America: Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town, by Jason Stacy. Stacey explores the changing and contested myth of the midwestern small town, in relation to Masters’s Spoon River Anthology.

plastic_bio: Blind as I was, I tried to get outAs the carriage fell in the ditch,And was caught in the wheels and killed. - Edgar Lee Masters

LoveCarousel: William and Emily by Edgar Lee Masters

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

Powell_DA: Do people still read Edgar Lee Masters' "Spoon River Anthology?" I often return to it to be startled at what can be done with voices speaking from the grave.

sawdustbear: My opinion on writing based on other people's lives is that you should be very careful, but you probably can't piss off more people than Edgar Lee Masters did with Spoon River Anthology.

simmsahp: Edgar Lee Masters: Archibald Higbie

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

margiedeck: Best thing I read today- You too may walk...beyond four miles of meadow; And after woman's love is silent, Saying no more: "I will save you." And after the faces of friends and kindred become as faded photographs, pitifully silent... from Spoon River Anthology Edgar Lee Masters

benloory: Reading about Edgar Lee Masters’s Spoon River Anthology and thinking I don’t like his mom very much

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AutographsColl2: EDGAR LEE MASTERS - AUTOGRAPH MANUSCRIPT SIGNED 09/23/1933

souzley: “It’s the way the people regard the theft of the apple That makes the boy what he is.” from Spoon River Edgar Lee Masters

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atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

atticesoterica: Vintage First Day of Issue Postage Stamps, Herman Melville, Moby Dick, Ernie Pyle, World War II, Edgar Lee Masters, Spoon River Anthology

SossouKoffiBen2: There is no marriage in heaven But there is love Edgar Lee Masters

ukhistorybooks: Spoon River America: Edgar Lee Masters and the myth of the American small town (University of Illinois Press)

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Kulambq: "To this generation I would say: Memorize some bit of verse of truth or beauty. It may serve a turn in your life." ~ Edgar Lee Masters

tallerdeloido: A birth with gains and losses. The mind sees the world as a thing apart, And the soul makes the world at one with itself. A mirror scratched reflects no image— And this is the silence of wisdom. Edgar Lee Masters (1868–1950). Spoon River Anthology. 1916.

margiedeck: Best thing I read today— She took my strength by minutes, She took my life by hours, She drained me like a fevered moon That saps the spinning world. —from ‘Fletcher McGee’ By Edgar Lee Masters

CruzYayan: To love is to find your own soul, through the soul of the beloved one. Edgar Lee Masters SUN BELIEVE AIZYL

LiteraryRob: All, all are sleeping, sleeping, sleeping on the hill: On the publication of "Spoon River Anthology" by Edgar Lee Masters, May 29, 1914 --

jfoster58: Literary footnote: "*Reedy's Mirror* for May 29, 1914 published the first installment of a series by 'Webster Ford,' a pseudonym of Edgar Lee Masters. The series, later collected as a book, was known as *Spoon River Anthology*."

jfoster58: “Reckless of my mortality, Strengthen me to behold a face, To know the spirit of a beloved one Yet to endure, yet to dare!” ― Edgar Lee Masters

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CruzYayan: To love is to find your own soul, through the soul of the beloved one. Edgar Lee Masters SunBELIEVE WITH AIZYL

simmsahp: Edgar Lee Masters: David Matlock

MarkHenry777: Weaving the epitaphs of the residents of fictional small midwestern town into a chilling history of turn-of-the century America, this adaptation blends music and the spoken word. Based on excerpts from Edgar Lee Masters' Spoon Rive…

chicagopatch: "Spoon River America: Edgar Lee Masters and the Myth of the American Small Town" is a new book about the Chicago law partner turned writer.

KivPanther: For I could never make you see That no one knows what is good Who knows not what is evil; And no one knows what is true Who knows not what is false -Edgar Lee Masters



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