Sitting In: Selected Writings on Jazz, Blues, and Related Topics / Edition 1

Sitting In: Selected Writings on Jazz, Blues, and Related Topics / Edition 1

by Hayden Carruth
     
 

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ISBN-10: 087745423X

ISBN-13: 9780877454236

Pub. Date: 08/28/1993

Publisher: University of Iowa Press

This collection of essays and poems about the influence of jazz on writing and culture in this country, an expanded edition of the 1986 publication, is a rewarding volume for all those entranced by jazz. Carruth brings his considerable poetic and literary sensibilities to bear on a topic very near to his heart: "Those who are devoted primarily to jazz, to

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This collection of essays and poems about the influence of jazz on writing and culture in this country, an expanded edition of the 1986 publication, is a rewarding volume for all those entranced by jazz. Carruth brings his considerable poetic and literary sensibilities to bear on a topic very near to his heart: "Those who are devoted primarily to jazz, to poetry, to all the arts, are also those who contribute more intelligently than others to our practical and moral, political and social, advancement."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780877454236
Publisher:
University of Iowa Press
Publication date:
08/28/1993
Edition description:
EXPANDED
Pages:
239
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.70(d)

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