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The shaping of modern French poetry : reflections on unrhymed poetic form, 1840-1990

Author: Roger Little
Publisher: Manchester : Carcanet, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is uniquely designed for those interested in the radical possibilities of poetry, and for students of French literature at graduate and undergraduate level. The development of modern French poetry is marked by striking formal innovation - poemesen prose, vers libres, versets, calligrammes, lettrisme, spatialisme, poesie concrete, poesie eclatee - which break the traditional moulds of versification without
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Little, Roger, 1938-
Shaping of modern French poetry.
Manchester : Carcanet, 1995
(OCoLC)605284811
Online version:
Little, Roger, 1938-
Shaping of modern French poetry.
Manchester : Carcanet, 1995
(OCoLC)628894166
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Little
ISBN: 1857541898 9781857541892 1897722141 9781897722145
OCLC Number: 60298834
Language Note: English text with French extracts.
Description: vii, 117 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Proem --
Cratylian Nostalgia --
Rhythms of Re-Enactment --
Rainbow Rimbaud --
Mallarme The Maestro --
Forms of Freedom --
Visual Lyricism --
Space Exploration --
Sign and Line --
Plastic Ponge --
New Harmonies for Old --
Figures of Thought.
Responsibility: Roger Little.

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