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Christopher Smart and the Enlightenment

Author: Clement Hawes
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Christopher Smart is poised to become a major focus for those interested in Britain's eighteenth-century poets. In this new collection, an impressive group of critics and literary scholars reappraises Smart's legacy and his remarkable impact on twentieth-century poetry. This volume offers a finely historicized approach to Smart's work, highlighting the markedly transitional quality of the eighteenth-century moment  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Christopher Smart; Christopher Smart; Christopher Smart
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Clement Hawes
ISBN: 0312213697 9780312213695
OCLC Number: 40200443
Description: 308 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: "Community of mind:" Christopher Smart and the poetics of allusion / Marcus Walsh --
"Action and speaking are one": A logological reading of Smart's prophetic rhetoric / Edward Joseph Katz --
Syntax and paradigm in Smart's Hymns for the amusement of children / Mark Booth --
Smart's enlightened parables and the problem of genre / Todd Parker --
Taxonomy and confession in Christopher Smart and Jean-Jacques Rousseau / Eric Miller --
Christopher Smart's poetics / Betty Rizzo --
"Neutral nonsense, neither false nor true": Christopher Smart and the paper war(s) of 1752-53 / Lance Bertelsen --
"Mary's key" and the poet's conception: the orphic versus the mimetic artist in Jubilate Agno / Fraser Easton --
Johnson, madness, and Smart / Tom Keymer --
The Utopian public sphere: intersubjectivity in Jubilate Agno / Clement Hawes --
Benjamin Britten's Rejoice in the lamb: figural invention, "impression," and the open text / William Kumbier --
Surfing the intertext: Smart among the moderns / Karina Williamson --
Poetic envoi: epistle of Mrs. Frances Burney to Dr. Samuel Johnson regarding the most unfortunate Mr. Christopher Smart / Amittai F. Aviram --
Twentieth-century encounters with Christopher Smart / Karina Williamson.
Responsibility: edited by Clement Hawes.
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"Christopher Smart is poised to become a major focus for those interested in Britain's eighteenth-century poets. In this new collection, an impressive group of critics and literary scholars reappraises Smart's legacy and his remarkable impact on twentieth-century poetry. This volume offers a finely historicized approach to Smart's work, highlighting the markedly transitional quality of the eighteenth-century moment as regards the Enlightenment project and thus pointing - through the work of Smart - to a more subtle eighteenth century than is often found in debates about "modernity" and "postmodernity," or "rationality" and "madness." Christopher Smart and the Enlightenment also analyzes the generative impact of Smart on modern poetry and music, demonstrating the reach of Smart's contemporary resonance. Such a tracing of Smart's twentieth-century presence enables a significant chapter of literary history to be rewritten."--Jacket.

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