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Allen Ginsberg's Buddhist poetics

Author: Tony Trigilio
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Allen Ginsberg's Buddhist Poetics explores questions of poetics, religious authenticity, and political efficacy in Ginsberg's prophetic poetry. Author Tony Trigilio examines the poet's Buddhism as an imperfect but deepening influence on the major poems of his career." "The first sustained scholarly effort to test the work of Allan Ginsberg as Buddhist poetry, this volume takes readers through the poet's first  Read more...
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Trigilio, Tony, 1966-
Allen Ginsberg's Buddhist poetics.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)608564448
Named Person: Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg; Allen Ginsberg
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Trigilio
ISBN: 9780809327553 0809327554
OCLC Number: 74648974
Description: xx, 256 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Ginsberg's spiritual fathers --
Queer dharma, anxiety, and fantasy in "Angkor Wat" --
The two truths of "The change" --
Language and the limits of romanticism --
Strategies of retreat --
Language, dream, self-(dis)closure --
On the devotional.
Responsibility: Tony Trigilio.
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Talks about questions of poetics, religious authenticity, and political efficacy in Ginsberg's prophetic poetry. This work examines Ginsberg's Buddhism as an imperfect but deepening influence on the  Read more...

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"This is the first work that thoroughly and intelligently looks at Ginsberg's poetry in light of his Buddhism. Trigilio deftly combines modern theories of gender identity with poststructural readings Read more...

 
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