Robinson Jeffers
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"John Robinson Jeffers" was an United States/American poet, known for his work about the central California coast. Most of Jeffers' poetry was written in narrative and Epic poetry/epic form, but today he is also known for his short verse, and considered an icon of the environmentalism/environmental movement. Once influential and highly regarded, despite his stated 'inhumanism', Jeffers thought transcending conflict required human concerns to be de-emphasized in favor of the boundless whole. This led him to oppose US participation in WW2, a stand that was widely seen as misanthropic or nihilist, and destroyed his reputation.

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