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Author Blaser, Robin.

Title The Fire : Collected Essays of Robin Blaser
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 2006
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Contents 0-520-24510-5-frontcover.pdf; 0-520-24510-5-text.pdf; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE; PART I Poetics; The Fire; Particles; The Stadium of the Mirror; Poetry and Positivisms; The Recovery of the Public World; Among Afterthoughts on This Occasion; out of the velvet the denim the straw of my mind; The Irreparable; PART II Commentaries; The Practice of Outside; Imaginary Letters by Mary Butts; George Bowering's Plain Song; The Violets; "Mind Canaries"; "My Vocabulary Did This to Me"; The "Elf" of It; Preface to the Early Poems of Robert Duncan; "Here Lies the Woodpecker Who Was Zeus."
Bach's BeliefLove Will Eat the Empire; CHRONOLOGY; EDITOR'S NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS OF PERMISSIONS; INDEX
Summary Spanning four decades of meditation on the avant-garde in poetry, art, and philosophy, the essays collected in The Fire reveal Robin Blaser's strikingly fresh perspective on "New American" poets, deconstructive philosophies, current events, and the state of humanities now. The essays, gathered in one volume for the first time, include commentaries on Jack Spicer, Charles Olson, Robert Duncan, Mary Butts, George Bowering, Louis Dudek, Christos Dikeakos, and J.S. Bach. Blaser emerged from the "Berkeley Renaissance" of the 1940s and 1950s having studied under legendary mediev
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-479) and index
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Subject Poetics.
Poetry -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Nichols, Miriam.
ISBN 0520938852 (electronic bk.)
1282358146
9780520938854 (electronic bk.)
9781282358140
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