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Philip D. Appleman (born February 8 1926) is an American poet. He is the distinguished Professor Emeritus of the Department of English, Indiana University, Bloomington.

He has published seven volumes of poetry, the latest of which is New and Selected Poems, 1956-1996 (University of Arkansas Press, 1996); three novels, including Apes and Angels (Putnam, 1989); and half a dozen nonfiction books, including the widely used Norton Critical Edition, Darwin and the Norton Critical Edition of Malthus' Essay on Population. His poetry and fiction have won many awards, including a fellowship in poetry from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Castagnola Award from the Poetry Society of America, the Friend of Darwin Award from the National Center for Science Education, and the Humanist Arts Award of the American Humanist Association, and have appeared in scores of publications, including Harper's Magazine, The Nation, New Republic, New York Times, Paris Review, Partisan Review, Poetry, Sewanee Review, and Yale Review. He has given readings of his poetry at the Library of Congress, the Guggenheim Museum, the Huntington Library, and many universities. He is a founding member of the Poets Advisory Committee of Poets House, New York, a former member of the governing board of the Poetry Society of America, and a member of the Academy of American Poets, PEN American Center, Friends of Poets & Writers, Inc., and the Authors Guild of America.

Appleman has written many poems drawing on the work of Charles Darwin.

Biographical notes from Who's Who in America, Contemporary Authors Autobiography Series, Vol. 18
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Total Books: 15
The Labyrinth God Darwin and the Meaning of Life
2014 - The Labyrinth God Darwin and the Meaning of Life (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781593720575
ISBN-10: 1593720572
Genre: Politics & Social Sciences
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Perfidious Proverbs and Other Poems A Satirical Look at the Bible
2011 - Perfidious Proverbs and Other Poems a Satirical Look at the Bible [Gateway Bookshelf] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781616143855
ISBN-10: 1616143851
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Religion & Spirituality, Humor & Entertainment, Christian Books & Bibles
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Karma Dharma Pudding  Pie
2009 - Karma Dharma Pudding Pie (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781593720360
ISBN-10: 159372036X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Darwin's Ark
2009 - Darwin's Ark (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780253220929
ISBN-10: 0253220920
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Apes and Angels
1989 - Apes and Angels (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399133794
ISBN-10: 0399133798
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Darwin's Ark Poems
1984 - Darwin's Ark Poems (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780253115942
ISBN-10: 0253115949
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Let There Be Light Poems
Let There Be Light Poems (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780060552732
ISBN-10: 0060552735
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Let There Be Light Poems
Let There Be Light Poems (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780060968328
ISBN-10: 006096832X
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Open doorways Poems
Open Doorways Poems (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780393044430
ISBN-10: 0393044432
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Open doorways  poems
Open Doorways Poems (Other)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780393044515
ISBN-10: 0393044513
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Darwin [A Norton critical edition] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
In the Twelfth Year of the War A Novel
In the Twelfth Year of the War a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780399104473
ISBN-10: 039910447X
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New and Selected Poems 1956-1996 1956-1996
New and Selected Poems 1956-1996 1956-1996 (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781557284198
ISBN-10: 1557284199
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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New and Selected Poems 1956-1996
New and Selected Poems 1956-1996 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781557284204
ISBN-10: 1557284202
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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