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Author Wrighton, John, 1981-

Title Ethics and politics in modern American poetry / John Wrighton
Published New York : Routledge, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 222 pages) : illustrations
Series Literary criticism and cultural theory
Literary criticism and cultural theory.
Contents 1. Introduction : the poethical trajectory -- 2. Charles Olson's ethics of form in The Maximus poems -- 3. Environmental ethics in the poetry of Gary Snyder -- 4. Sub-cultural self-othering and the beat poetics of Allen Ginsberg -- 5. The welcome of the other : Jerome Rothenberg's ethnopoetics -- 6. Traumatised semiotics : the turn to language and Bruce Andrews' poethical praxis -- 7. Conclusion : the performative dialogics of poethical praxis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Ethics in literature.
Politics in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0203374339