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The muse of abandonment : origin, identity, mastery, in five American poets

Author: Lee Upton
Publisher: Lewisburg : Bucknell University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Muse of Abandonment examines personal and cultural forms of abandonment in the poetry of Charles Wright, Russell Edson, Jean Valentine, James Tate, and Louise Gluck. These poets register the tremors of the post-modern exhaustion of universals and a conflicted desire for authenticating presences. The first book to study these poets as members of a generation, The Muse of Abandonment analyses the poets' recasting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Upton, Lee, 1953-
Muse of abandonment.
Lewisburg : Bucknell University Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©1998
(OCoLC)643967441
Named Person: Charles Wright; Louise Glück; James Tate; Jean Valentine; Russell Edson; Charles (Schriftsteller) Wright; Russell Edson; Jean Valentine; James (Schriftsteller Tate; Louise Glück; Russell Edson; Louise Glück; James Tate; Jean Valentine; Charles Wright
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Upton
ISBN: 0838753965 9780838753965 0838753566 9780838753569
OCLC Number: 38249347
Description: 162 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. The Doubting Penitent: Charles Wright's Epiphanies of Abandonment --
2. Cruel Figures: The "Anti-Forms" of Russell Edson --
3. "Dream Barker": Preoedipal Fusion and Radiant Boundaries in Jean Valentine --
4. The Master of the Masterless: James Tate and the Pleasures of Error --
5. Fleshless Voices: Louise Gluck's Rituals of Abjection and Oblivion.
Responsibility: Lee Upton.

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Personal and cultural forms of abandonment in the poetry of Charles Wright, Russell Edson, Jean Valentine, James Tate and Louise Gluck are explored. The first book to consider these poets as members  Read more...

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