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Author Harrison, DeSales, 1968-

Title The end of the mind : the edge of the intelligible in Hardy, Stevens, Larkin, Plath, and Glück / DeSales Harrison
Published New York : Routledge, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 276 pages)
Series Literary criticism and cultural theory
Literary criticism and cultural theory.
Contents Introduction : strange resistances -- Thomas Hardy : the broken lyre -- Wallace Stevens : a foreign song -- Philip Larkin : rather than words -- Sylvia Plath : the stars' dark address -- Louise Glück : I was here -- Conclusion : Other ends of the mind
Summary This book seeks to include among accounts of modern lyric poetry a theory of the poem's relation to the unintelligible
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-267) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Glück, Louise, 1943- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928 -- Poetic works.
Larkin, Philip -- Criticism and interpretation.
Plath, Sylvia -- Criticism and interpretation.
Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955 -- Criticism and interpretation.
American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Meaning (Philosophy) in literature.
Subjectivity in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203484142 (electronic bk.)
9780203484142 (electronic bk.)