Poetic License: Essays on Modernist and Postmodernist Lyric

Poetic License: Essays on Modernist and Postmodernist Lyric

by Marjorie Perloff
     
 

In 'Poetic License, ' Perloff insists that despite the recent interest in 'opening up the canon, ' our understanding of poetry and poetics is all too often rutted in conventional notions of the lyric that shed little light on what poets and artists are actually doing today.  See more details below

Overview

In 'Poetic License, ' Perloff insists that despite the recent interest in 'opening up the canon, ' our understanding of poetry and poetics is all too often rutted in conventional notions of the lyric that shed little light on what poets and artists are actually doing today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810108431
Publisher:
Northwestern University Press
Publication date:
08/01/1990
Edition description:
1
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Marjorie Perloff is the Sadie Dernham Patek professor of Humanities at Stanford University. She is the author of many books of literary criticism, including The Poetics of Indeterminacy: Rimbaud to Cage, also published by Northwestern University Press.

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