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Selected prose, daybooks, and papers

Author: George Oppen; Stephen Cope
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st comprehensive critical edView all editions and formats
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Previously unpublished writings of Pulitzer Prize-winning objectivist poet George Oppen who abandoned poetry in the 1930s for political activism, later moved to Mexico to avoid the House Un-American Activities Committee activities, and returned to poetry and to the United States in 1958. Editor Cope selected from Oppen's extant writings outside of poetry, including the essay "The Mind's Own Place" as well as  Read more...
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Named Person: George Oppen; George Oppen; George Oppen; George Oppen
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Oppen; Stephen Cope
ISBN: 9780520235793 0520235797 9780520252325 0520252322
OCLC Number: 166255097
Description: ix, 276 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Prose --
Three poets --
The mind's own place --
A review of David Antin's definitions --
On Armand Schwerner --
A note on Tom McGrath etc. --
A letter --
Untitled: " ... will" --
Non --
resistance, etc. Or: Of the Guiltless --
Statement on poetics --
Daybooks --
Twenty six fragments.
Responsibility: George Oppen ; edited by Stephen Cope.
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Offers a selection of Pulitzer Prize-winning objectivist poet George Oppen's extant writings outside of poetry, including the essay "The Mind's Own Place" and "Twenty-Six Fragments," which were found  Read more...

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