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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... imperative - not in mere lachrymose sensibility . ” If Dr. Wolff had kept that
metaphysical imperative more firmly in mind , she would have saved us all a
great deal of grief 42 / Proses.
His was a mind that overflowed “ with excess of joys that spring from solitude , ”
that treasured introspection and “ speaking silence . ” He was confined to a tiny
cottage swarming with little children and a ceaseless stream of words from a ...
Language floods the mud ; mind makes a cast of words ; it precipitates , like
silvery T'ang discourse riding the tidal constant of its source . As I say these lines
to myself , an old memory rises to the surface : Hangchow , the poets ' lake ,
which I ...
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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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