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“situating merwin's poetry since 1970” w s merwin: essays on the poetry ed cary nelson & ed folsom urbana: u of illinois p, 1987 159-197 print. Kinnell is generally associated with the so-called deep image school, whose best known figures are robert bly, ws merwin, louis simpson and james wright. Ws merwin, the american poet and environmentalist, has been he published an essay in the new york review of books in which he listed.