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Uncertainty & plenitude : five contemporary poets

Author: Peter Stitt
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Stitt's interest in these five poets is intellectual and aesthetic. As he states, "I chose these particular writers because their work continues to interest me deeply, both intellectually and formally, even after years of familiarity." He uses his understanding of the philosophical implications inherent in modern physics, as they apply to both content and form, as the basis for his close analysis. Stitt attends to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stitt, Peter.
Uncertainty & plenitude.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1997
(DLC) 97008756
(OCoLC)36739506
Named Person: John Ashbery; Stephen Dobyns; Charles Simic; Gerald Stern; Charles Wright; John Ashbery; Stephen Dobyns; Charles Simic; Gerald Stern; Charles Wright; John Ashbery; Stephen Dobyns; Charles Simic; Gerald Stern; Charles Wright
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Stitt
ISBN: 1587292289 9781587292286 9780877455998 0877455996
OCLC Number: 44953679
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (200 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Poetry in a time of uncertainty and plenitude --
John Ashbery: The poetics of uncertainty --
Stephen Dobyns: The uncertainties of narrative --
Charles Simic: Poetry in a time of madness --
Gerald Stern: Weeping and wailing and singing for joy --
Charles Wright: Resurrecting the Baroque.
Other Titles: Uncertainty and plenitude
Responsibility: Peter Stitt.

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Distinguished critic and editor the Gettysburg Review, Peter Stitt writes about five of his favorite poets: John Ashbery, Stephen Dobyns, Charles Simic, Gerald Stern, and Charles Wright.  Read more...

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