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Author Beach, Christopher, 1959-

Title The Cambridge introduction to twentieth-century American poetry / Christopher Beach
Published Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (234 pages)
Series Cambridge Introductions to Literature
Cambridge introductions to literature.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 A new century: from the genteel poets to Robinson and Frost; Chapter 2 Modernist expatriates: Ezra Pound and T. S. Eliot; Chapter 3 Lyric modernism: Wallace Stevens and Hart Crane; Chapter 4 Gendered modernism; Chapter 5 William Carlos Williams and the modernist American scene; Chapter 6 From the Harlem Renaissance to the Black Arts movement; Chapter 7 The New Criticism and poetic formalism; Chapter 8 The confessional moment; Chapter 9 Lyric as meditation
Chapter 10 The New American Poetry and the postmodern avant-gardeNotes; Glossary; Index
Summary This book gives readers a thorough introduction to the movements and schools of American poets in the twentieth century
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 210-214) and index
Notes English
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Subject American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003043580
ISBN 0511076673
Other Titles Twentieth-century American poetry
Cambridge introduction to 20th-century American poetry
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