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What is found there : notebooks on poetry and politics

Author: Adrienne Rich
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2003.
Series: Literature / Essays.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"America's poet of conscience reflects on the proven and potential role of poetry in contemporary politics and life." "Through journals, letters, dreams, and close readings of the work of many poets, Adrienne Rich reflects on how poetry and politics enter and impinge on American life. This reissue includes a new preface by the author as well as her post-9/11 "Six meditations in place of a lecture.
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Named Person: Adrienne Rich
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrienne Rich
ISBN: 0393312461 9780393312461
OCLC Number: 981398252
Description: xxi, 321 páginas ; 21 cm
Contents: Woman and bird. --
voices from the air. --
"What would we create?". --
Dearest Arturo. --
"Those two shelves, down there". --
As if your life depended on it. --
The space for poetry. --
How does a poet put bread on the table?. --
The muralist. --
The hermit's scream. --
A leak in history. --
Someone is writing a poem. --
Beginners. --
The real, not the calendar, twenty-first century. --
"A clearing in the imagination ". --
What is an American life?. --
"Moment of proof". --
"History stops for no one". --
The transgressor mother. --
A communal poetry. --
The distance between language and violence. --
Not how to write poetry, but wherefore. --
"Rotted names". --
A poet's education. --
To invent what we desire. --
Format and form. --
Tourism and promised lands. --
What if?. --
Six meditations in place of a lecture.
Series Title: Literature / Essays.
Responsibility: Adrienne Rich.

Abstract:

"America's poet of conscience reflects on the proven and potential role of poetry in contemporary politics and life." "Through journals, letters, dreams, and close readings of the work of many poets, Adrienne Rich reflects on how poetry and politics enter and impinge on American life. This reissue includes a new preface by the author as well as her post-9/11 "Six meditations in place of a lecture.

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