Modernism and poetic inspiration the shadow mouth by Jed Rasula

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York, NY .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Poetics,
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.),
  • Poetry, Modern -- History and criticism,
  • Modernism (Literature)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementJed Rasula.
SeriesModern and contemporary poetry and poetics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1042 .R26 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22696490M
ISBN 100230610943
LC Control Number2008051797

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The sites of inspiration documented in Modernism and Poetic Inspiration range from nineteenth century linguistic theory to postmodern strategies of conceptual writing, encompassing well known instances of modernist poetics (Mallarmé, Pound, Olson) alongside obscure but revealing figures like Otto Nebel and Henri-Martin by: 2.

The sites of inspiration documented in this book range from nineteenth century linguistic theory to postmodern strategies of conceptual writing, encompassing well known instances of modernist poetics (Mallarmé, Pound, Olson) alongside obscure but revealing figures like Otto Nebel and Henri-Martin Barzun.

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The sites of inspiration documented in this book range from nineteenth century linguistic theory to postmodern strategies of conceptual writing, encompassing well known instances of modernist poetics (Mallarme, Pound, Olson) alongside obscure but revealing figures like Otto Nebel and Henri-Martin Barzun.

Modernism & Poetic Inspiration is an immensely original, playfully digressive, and sumptuously engaging work." - Charles Bernstein, Regan Professor of English andComparative Literature, University of PennsylvaniaAuthor: Rasula, Jed.

"Poetry, which once seemed obsolete, lives on because the moment to realize it was missed. As Jed Rasula in Modernism and Poetic Inspiration: The Shadow Mouth makes clear, poetry is an archaic technology that emerges the moment the Muses Brand: Palgrave Macmillan.

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