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 person 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 feel of the universities and lineages of contemporary and postmodern poetics, arguing that literary historical past is so much properly figured as a dwelling box instead of a line. This ebook might 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 collage of Maine at Farmington.
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American Pragmatism and Poetic Practice: Crosscurrents from Emerson to Susan Howe (Mind and American Literature) by Kristen Case