By Kristen Case
Pursuing the flights of pragmatist considering into poetry and poetics, Case lines an epistemology that emerges from American writing, together with that of Emerson, Marianne Moore, William James, and Charles Olson. right here brain and international are understood as inseparable, and the man or woman is considered, in Thoreau's phrases, "part and parcel of Nature." Case offers a brand new photo of twentieth-century American poetry that disrupts our experience of the universities and lineages of contemporary and postmodern poetics, arguing that literary background is so much appropriately figured as a dwelling box instead of a line. This publication could be of specific curiosity to students and scholars of pragmatism, transcendentalism, and twentieth-century American poetry.
Kristen Case is Assistant Professor of English on the college of Maine at Farmington.
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