For The Week magazine, Pullman named his seven favorite anthologies of poetry, prose, and song, including:
The New American Poetry 1945-1960 edited by Donald AllenRead about another entry on Pullman's list.
This 1960 anthology burst into my life when I was 16 and changed the course of everything for me. Allen Ginsberg's "Howl" was part of it; I had no idea poetry could do anything like that. And Helen Adam, anyone?