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Politics and Form in Postmodern Poetry: O'Hara, Bishop, Ashbery, and Merrill (Cambridge Studies in American Literature & Culture)

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Approaching post-World War II poetry from a postmodern critical perspective, this study challenges the prevailing assumption that experimental forms signify political opposition while traditional forms are politically conservative. Blasing shows how four major postwar poets--Frank O'Hara, Elizabeth Bishop, John Ashbery, and James Merrill--cannot be read as politically conservative because formally traditional or vice versa. The work of these poets plays an important cultural role precisely by revealing how meanings and values do not inhere in forms but are always and irreducibly rhetorical.

Synopsis:

This reading of postmodern poets argues that meanings are not fixed to form.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 208-214) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780521496070
Editor:
Gelpi, Albert
Author:
Blasing, Mutlu K.
Editor:
Gelpi, Albert
Author:
Gelpi, Albert
Author:
Blasing, Konuk Mutlu
Author:
Posnock, Ross
Author:
Blasing, Mutlu Konuk
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge England ;
Subject:
History
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
American poetry
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Postmodernism
Subject:
Politics and literature
Subject:
Literary form
Subject:
Political poetry, American
Subject:
American poetry--20th century--History and cr
Subject:
American poetry -- 20th century.
Subject:
Politics and literature -- United States.
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series:
Cambridge Studies in American Literature & Culture
Series Volume:
94
Publication Date:
19951131
Binding:
Hardcover
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
235
Dimensions:
9.30x6.29x.82 in. 1.01 lbs.

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