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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When Mother was thirteen her own mother died . This was a wound to my mother
that never healed - and which was passed on to me . “ When my mother died , I
never forgave myself for being impudent and disobedient . If anything should ...
Mother said that , architecturally , it was a stew . But for a child growing up , it was
a dream of a house . Those mysterious corridors , that peculiar back staircase ,
those deep and multitudinous closets ! It was always a stimulus to a burgeoning ...
It must have been particularly trying for my mother , who was so extraordinarily
intuitive , and a seething mass of insecurities as well . She often referred to the
intellectual bond between my father and myself , as if she , poor inferior creature
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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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