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This, in fact, may be Flarf's major contribution to avant-garde poetics: The Norton Poet How long did it take me to read this. Personism, a movement which I recently founded and which nobody yet knows about, interests me a great deal, being so totally opposed to this kind of abstract removal that it is verging on a true abstraction for the first time, really, in the history of poetry.

Postmodern American Poetry: A Norton Anthology

I can see why. Thus the avant-garde is always at war with itself. Alfred Prufrock ," by T. A Norton Anthology Paul Hoover, editor.

The edition consists of poems by poets and essays by 18 authors, including some of the poets who also have poetry in the book. Cubism, Constructivism, FuturismAcmeismand Imagism were among the most influential banners under which the new artists grouped themselves. Pound to classical Chinese poetry and Eliot to the ironic poems of the 19th century French symbolist poet Jules Laforgue.

That classical ideal is an illusion. But, lardy, reading it makes me realize how much of this theory I'd written off as specious by the time I was in my twenties. Anne Sexton often expressed her bleak, depressing attitude of life through poetry that told of her agonizing struggles, written in a style of confessionism.

The word praxis indicates hard theory put into practice but it also includes the meaning of custom or convention. I'd been collaging text material in poems almost since I started writing, inand had always been drawn to running funny, vulgar, non-poetic language--the beef-tongued, stockyards parlance I grew up with on the south side of Chicago--up against 'beautiful' words How do you tell a language from a dialect.

Essentially, there's NO concrete or visual poetry. As a result, this anthology is not a series of disjointed entries, by way of checking off a preconceived list of x number of poets to include.

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Anyway, I enjoyed some of the writing. This poem is a clever reflection on the nature of human memory loss, and a wonderful contribution by Collins to the world of contemporary poetry.

Where Stands Postmodern American Poetry: Is Paul Hoover's Anthology the Final Word?

A Bernadette Mayer poem gave me a hard-on always wanted to meet her - I liked her bk about fasting. Maybe after being in a Norton Anthology it will. The themes of Collins and Sexton are somewhat different as Collins uses humor to make a serious point, and Sexton uses her psychological struggles to express hidden details of her life.

One of the most interesting dialectics amongst the manifestos is that between O'Hara's "Personism: The word praxis indicates hard theory put into practice but it also includes the meaning of custom or convention.

In the case of cyberpoetry, bad naturalization occurs when radical artifice such as software is used to traditional ends such as lyric poetry.

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The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. For over three generations, the Academy has connected millions of people to great poetry through programs such as National Poetry.

Bringing together foundational postmodern poets like Charles Olson, Denise Levertov, and Allen Ginsberg with new voices like Christian Bok, Kenneth Goldsmith, and Katie Degentesh, this edition of Postmodern American Poetry is the essential collection for a new generation of readers.

Post-Modern American Poets American poetry is full of personal freedom where people can express themselves with no strings attached. There are many different subjects that American poets. Post-Modernism - A pinup of Rita Hayworth was taped. The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

Postmodern American Poetry is a poetry anthology edited by Paul Hoover and published by W. W. Norton & Company in A substantially revised second edition in removed some poets and added many others, incorporating additional American poetry movements which came to prominence in the 21st century.

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