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Sustainable Poetry Four American Ecopoets

Author: Leonard M Scigaj
Publisher: Lexington The University Press of Kentucky 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the work of A.R. Ammons, Wendell Berry, W.S. Merwin, and Gary Snyder, author Leonard Scigaj shows that just as a sustainable society does not depreciate its resource base, so a sustainable poetry does not restrict interest to language. Over the past thirty years many poets have shown an increasing sensitivity to ecological thinking. But critics trained in poststructuralist language theory often fail to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Online-Publikation
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard M Scigaj
ISBN: 9780813121208 0813121205 9780813148014 0813148014
OCLC Number: 901104211
Description: 1 online resource (332 Seiten)

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Over the last 30 years of the 20th century, many poets exhibited an increasing sensitivity to ecological thinking, but critics trained in poststructural language theory often fail to explore the  Read more...

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"Urges readers to distinguish between two kinds of poetry in order to set the stage for an epic intellectual and aesthetic battle." -- Western American Literature "Anyone who things that nature Read more...

 
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