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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Nason, Richard W.
Boiled grass and the broth of shoes.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c1991
|Named Person:||Harold Bloom; John Ashbery; John Ashbery; Harold Bloom|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Richard W Nason
|Description:||viii, 168 p. ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||Having dislodged Eliot as the failed Christ of criticism, does Harold Bloom now see himself as the first coming of the Kabbalah? --
Ashbery and neo-existential poetry step into a void --
Bloom empties all of Eliot's Anglican jars and refills them with the Kabbalah --
Consumerism and capitalistic greed combine to produce deconstructionist criticism and neo-existential poetry --
Deconstruction reaches its high-water mark in 1990, leaving much wreckage and creating great havoc in every literary enclave --
Pinpointing the many wheels within literature today as an initial approach to deconstructing deconstruction --
Deconstruction finally takes us to the end of the line.