This book aims to expand our sense of poetry's reach and potential impact. It is an effort at recouping the poetic imperative buried within the first taxonomic description of human being: "nosce te ipsum," or "know...
LITERARY CRITICISM / Poetry
- Author:Skibsrud, JohannaSummary:
- Author:Whitman, WaltSummary:
One of the great innovators in American letters, Walt Whitman created a daringly new kind of poetry that became uniquely American. Written in a pure, uninhibited style with a joyous voice, Leaves of Grass is his masterpiece.
- Author:Fiamengo, JaniceSummary:
Home Ground and Foreign Territory is an original collection of essays on early Canadian literature in English. Aiming to be both provocative and scholarly, it encompasses a variety of (sometimes opposing) perspectives, subjects, and...