3 edition of Collected prose found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 511-512).
|Statement||Faber and Faber|
|Publishers||Faber and Faber|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 54 p. :|
|Number of Pages||40|
nodata File Size: 7MB.
Probably only of interest to Celan aficianados. His mother and father were both deported to concentration camps during Nazi occupation and killed.
Early essays, a few aphorisms, responses to several questionnaires, and a couple of speeches Collected prose of them being the magisterial Meridian. It backgrounds the poetics, preoccupations, and fascinations that underpin his great poems.
The prose writings of Charles Olson 1910—1970 have had a far-reaching and continuing impact on post-World War II American poetics.
Early in his career, Robert Creeley believed that his greatest contributions to literature would be in prose. Rereading this collection of interviews and miscellaneous prose pieces. Included are Call Me Ishmael, a classic of American literary criticism; the influential essays "Projective Verse" and "Human Universe"; and essays, book reviews, and Olson's notes on his studies.
His crude Char-like Romanian prose poems showed little of the clipped, clockwork verse of the post- wende texts. Perhaps—I am only speculating—perhaps poetry, like art, moves with the oblivious self into the uncanny and strange to free itself.
From Collected prose mid-1950s on, he lived in Stonington, Connecticut, and for extended periods he also had houses in Athens Collected prose Key West. He als James Ingram Merrill was born on March 3, 1926, and died on February 6, 1995. He didn't believe in them. My copy is almost never on the shelf--it's always within reach, on the couch or next to the bed, ready to chat.
The modern word had become impure. I didn't love or follow every essay here but it would be insane not to give this much scholarship or this much good odd writing by a poet about poets and Melville of course and D.
These wide-ranging talks, essays, and interviews-beginning with Collected prose Don't Women Do Language-Oriented Writing? " Financial Times Magazine London Ranging in subject from Sir Walter Raleigh to Kafka, Nathaniel Hawthorne to the high-wire artist Philippe Petit, conceptual artist Sophie Calle to Auster's own typewriter, the World Trade Center catastrophe to his beloved New York City itself, Collected Prose records the passions and insights of a writer who "will be remembered as one of the great writers of our time" San Francisco Chronicle.
It's a dip into and out of collection for me, and a riveting one, reasonably so, for many. "—Robert Hass "At last Collected prose have between two covers some of the most compelling theorizing in postmodern poetics and American Studies ever produced, from one of the defining figures in postwar American poetry.
Because he writes in so many genres - fiction, personal nonfiction, literary critique - this is a good book to start with if you want to explore more of his writing but don't know where to start.
This is that rarest of books, a must-read for poets and scholars alike.