Opposing Poetries: Part One: Issues and Institutions
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BeschreibungThis is an examination of the shift in the governing assumptions of contemporary poetic practice. Lazer inspects the key critical works which address poetry in the 1980s and 1990s, as well as the political and aesthetic impact of modern critics, of poetry reading programs, and of the publishing industry and libraries on contemporary poetic practice.
InhaltsverzeichnisCriticism and the crisis in American poetry; opposing poetry; poetry readings and the contemporary canon; the politics of form and poetry's other subjects - reading contemporary American poetry; experimentation and politics - contemporary poetry as commodity; thinking made in the mouth - the cultural politics of David Antin and Jerome; Rothenberg; anthologies, poetry and postmodernism.
PortraitHank Lazer is Professor of English and Assistant Dean for Humanities and Fine Arts at the University of Alabama. He has published widely in both poetry and criticism.
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: NORTHWESTERN UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: August 1996
Seitenanzahl: 172 Seiten