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Obdurate brilliance

exteriority and the modern long poem

by Baker, Peter

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Published by University of Florida Press, Orders to University Presses of Florida in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Saint-John Perse, 1887-1975 -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Literature, Comparative -- American and French,
    • Literature, Comparative -- French and American,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- United States,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- France

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-216) and index.

      StatementPeter Baker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS323.5 .B35 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 224 p. ;
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1539243M
      ISBN 100813010640
      LC Control Number91017750

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Working from a broad knowledge of modern poetry, Baker proposes an original interpretation of the long poem based on the notion of exteriority. Readers of the 20th-century long poem must discard the traditional idea of a lyric speaker, or Romantic I, he argues.

Modern and postmodern poetry turns outward, toward the experience of others, and deliberately de-emphasizes an inner or personal life. University Press of Florida Book: Obdurate Brilliance.

Obdurate brilliance book Peter Baker. ISBN Numbers: Subject(s): Literature - Theory/Criticism. Print book: State or province government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Working from a broad knowledge of modern poetry, Baker proposes an original interpretation of the long poem based on the notion of exteriority and examines the relevance of current critical debates on history, subjectivity and politics.

Obdurate brilliance. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Saint-John Perse; Saint-John Perse: Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Peter.

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