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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Jackson, Laura (Riding), 1901-1991.
Failure of poetry, the promise of language.
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, 2007
|Named Person:||Laura (Riding) Jackson; Laura Jackson; Laura (Riding) Jackson|
|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Laura (Riding) Jackson; John Nolan
|ISBN:||9780472099573 0472099574 9780472069576 0472069578|
|Notes:||"In The Failure of Poetry, The Promise of Language, Laura (Riding) Jackson examines the subjects of poetry, language, and truth; the conflict between truth and art; and the range of human attitudes to the prospect of truth-speaking. Also included are a series of comments on and judgments of the poets Coleridge, Clare, Eliot, Frost, Vachel Lindsay, Lowell, Pound, Dylan Thomas, and W.C. Williams and selections from her corresondence ranging from 1948 to 1984"--P.  of cover.|
|Description:||xvii, 260 p. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||Truth begins where poetry ends --
Poetry log --
Points made beiefly --
On other poets --
From letters of mine on poetry.
|Series Title:||Poets on poetry.|
|Responsibility:||Laura (Riding) Jackson ; edited by John Nolan.|