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Author Morris, Daniel, 1962-
Title Lyric encounters : essays on American poetry from Lazarus and Frost to Ortiz Cofer and Alexie / Daniel Morris.
Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2013.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Go home and write a page tonight": Subversive irony and resistant reading in Langston Hughes's "Theme for English B" -- The erotics of close reading: Williams, Demuth, and "The Crimson Cyclamen" -- Queering time: Allen Ginsberg, "america," and the Cold War -- Active and passive citizenship in Emma Lazarus's "the New Colossus" and Judith Ortiz Cofer's "The Latin deli: an ars poetica" -- Homosocial black male desire as mediated through the horn and the pen: elegy as love letter or love letter as elegy in Michael S. Harper's "Dear John, dear Coltrane" -- Frank Bidart's voice and the erasure of Jewish difference in "Ellen West" -- "The word gets around": Leslie Marmon Silko's theory of narrative survival in the delicacy and strength of lace -- Before and after the fall: tribalism, individualism, and multicultural poetics in Sherman Alexie -- Coda: Robert Frost's "mending wall": the case for the humanities classroom.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Lyric poetry -- History and criticism.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9781441194428 1441194428 9781441151568 1441151567 (DLC) 2012049675
ISBN 1441159940 (electronic bk.)
9781441159946 (electronic bk.)
9781441194428 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1441194428 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9781441151568 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1441151567 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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