Proses: SELECTED ESSAYS, REVIEWS, AND CONVERSATION
Copper Canyon Press, 1993 - 194 Seiten
Proses has been selected as the inaugural volume in the Copper Canyon Press Writing Re: Writing series, each annual volume to be a major collection of essays on poetry by a leading poet. In these essays and reviews, the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet assays the work of many contemporary poets including Hayden Carruth, Denise Levertov, James Merrill, Louise Bogan, Robert Creeley, Marge Piercy, John Berryman and others. She offers the first major American assessment of the English poet John Clare, and discusses the influence of Alexander Pope on her own poetry. She also contributes a major autobiographical essay. If the subjects and occasions of her prose on poets and poetry are eclectic, they onetheless provide a sweeping insight into the depth of her passion, intelligence and imagination.
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In another essay called “ The Act of Love : Poetry and Personality , ” also
published in 1976 , Carruth restates a position he had taken earlier , in an essay
on Robert Lowell : “ The poet , ” he says , “ was engaged in the conversion of
How many of these defiant rejections of any whiff of traditional faith might have
been rendered unnecessary - and conserving of psychic energy - if we , like the
American Indians before us , believed in and called upon The Great Spirit , rather
It is a curious little irony that these poems are called “ Problems , " when for the
reader there is no problem at all ; we are nested in down and wrapped in silk .
You probably can't be this skillful without being witty as well . Take “ The Royal
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This volume of essays and criticism by Pultizer Prize winner Kizer introduces a new series, "Writing Re: Writing''--a dry name for what will prove, if the first book is any indication, a lively series ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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