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How poets see the world : the art of description in contemporary poetry.

Author: Willard Spielgelman
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2007.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willard Spielgelman
ISBN: 019533292X 9780195332926
OCLC Number: 171268383
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Contents: 1: "The Way Things Look Each Day": Poetry, Description, Nature2: "Just Looking": Charles Tomlinson and the "Labour of Observation"3: What to Make of an Augmented Thing: Amy Clampitt's Syntactic Dramas4: Charles Wright and the "Metaphysics of the Quotidian"5: "A Space for Boundless Revery": Varieties of Ekphrastic Experience6: John Ashbery's Haunted Landscapes7: Jorie Graham's "New Way of Looking"

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Spiegelman's masterly study of the persistence of the descriptive impulse in contemporary poetry, ranging from Tomlinson's just looking (the play on words is Tomlinson's) to Graham's ongoing search Read more...

 
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