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Title The monkey and the wrench : essays into contemporary poetics / Mary Biddinger and John Gallaher, editors

Publ Info Akron : University of Akron Press, 2011
Edition First edition
 RWU Main Library  PN1042 .M656 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 176 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Akron series in contemporary poetics
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The discursive situation of poetry / Robert Archambeau -- The moves : common maneuvers in contemporary poetry / Elisa Gabbert -- An aesthetics of accumulation : on the contemporary litany / Michael Dumanis -- Cornucopia, or, contemporary American rhyme / Stephen Burt -- I am one of an infinite number of monkeys named Shakespeare, or, why I don't own this language / Benjamin Paloff -- Persona and the mystical poem / Elizabeth Robinson -- A wilderness of monkeys / David Kirby -- Hybrid aesthetics and its discontents / Arielle Greenberg ... [et al.] -- Response to hybrid aesthetics and its discontents / Cole Swensen -- Goodbye, goodbye, goodbye : notes on the ends of poems / Joy Katz
Note This book takes a snapshot of a moving target: the ever-shifting conversation about today's poetry. The ten essays in this collection offer reflections and insights, practical advice for craft matters, and provocative points of departure for those who read and write poetry.--[book cover]
LC subject Poetics -- History -- 20th century
Poetics -- History -- 21st century
American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism
American poetry -- 21st century -- History and criticism
Add Author Biddinger, Mary
Gallaher, John, 1965-
ISBN 9781931968911 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1931968918 (pbk. : alk. paper)