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Poetry of mourning the modern elegy from Hardy to Heaney by Jahan Ramazani

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • English-speaking countries

Subjects:

  • Elegiac poetry, English -- History and criticism,
  • Elegiac poetry, American -- History and criticism,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Mourning customs in literature,
  • Grief in literature,
  • English-speaking countries -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 367-403) and index.

StatementJahan Ramazani.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR508.E5 R36 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 419 p. ;
Number of Pages419
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1421395M
ISBN 100226703398, 0226703401
LC Control Number93031581

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Poetry of Mourning book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Called the mother of beauty by Wallace Stevens, death has been Poetry of Mourning This ebook list for those who looking for to read Poetry of Mourning, you can read or download in PDF, ePub or Mobi. May some of ebooks not available on your country and only available for those who subscribe and depend to the source of library ://   Grounded in genre theory and in the psychoanalysis of mourning, Ramazani's readings also draw on various historical, formal, and feminist critical approaches. This book will be of interest to anyone concerned with the psychology of mourning or the history of modern poetry. "Consists of full, intelligent and lucid exposition and close reading   This book will be of interest to anyone concerned with the psychology of mourning or the history of modern poetry. "Consists of full, intelligent and lucid exposition and close reading Poetry of Mourning is itself a welcome contribution to modern poetry’s search for a ’resonant yet credible vocabulary of grief in our time."—

The selections in this book (from Horace to Elizabeth Bishop) are just right for reading sporadically when I'm either at wits end and deep in my tears, spaced out on a plane or just sitting in the occasionally brilliant light or deep darkness of the strange new land of mourning -when I am looking for something to help me move  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Poetry.   The book is necessarily free of sentimentality and shallow optimism. The process of mourning was never helped by being glossed over. But there Poetry helps us express emotional extremes: love, joy, depression, rage, and, yes, grief. Whether you’re needing the right—although nothing feels right when you’re mourning—words for a funeral reading, eulogy, or obituary, or are simply looking for poems to help you with your own emotions and grieving process these poems are beautiful Glück is the author of twelve books of poetry, including: "A Village Life" (); Averno (), which was a finalist for The National Book Award; The Seven Ages (); Vita Nova (), which was awarded The New Yorker's Book Award in Poetr

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