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Author Middleton, Peter, 1950-

Title Distant reading : performance, readership, and consumption in contemporary poetry / Peter Middleton
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, [2005]


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 W'PONDS  811.5 M6293/D  AVAILABLE
Description xviii, 241 pages ; 24 cm
Series Modern and contemporary poetics
Modern and contemporary poetics.
Contents The long biography of the poem -- Poetry's oral stage -- A history of the poetry reading -- Anonymous poetry -- The line-break in everyday life -- The new memoryism : reading poetry in the nineties -- Dirigibles -- Eat write
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [225]-237) and index
Subject American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Authors and readers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Books and reading -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Performing arts -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Oral interpretation of poetry -- History -- 20th century.
Experimental poetry, American -- History and criticism.
LC no. 2004014701
ISBN 0817314423 cloth alkaline paper
0817351515 paperback alkaline paper