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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I pressed the neighborhood children into acting , ready or not , under my
imperious direction . ... bribes ( Mother's cooking , Mother's parties , Mother's
inventive ideas for having fun ) , by what I felt was the Divine Right of the spoiled
only child .
The terrified child , swept into her mother's arms and carried out of the room ,
knows that her mother is running away ... ” “ May Bogan had lovers - men she
called ' admirers ' - and assignations with them for which she spent hours bathing
This work , and the unceasing anxiety he felt about keeping his parents , his wife ,
and seven children from actual starvation , undoubtedly contributed to the mental
illness which confined him to insane asylums for more than a quarter of a ...
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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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