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Beautiful enemies : friendship and postwar American poetry, Andrew Epstein

Label
Beautiful enemies : friendship and postwar American poetry
Title
Beautiful enemies
Title remainder
friendship and postwar American poetry
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Epstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the work and interrelations of some of the most important and influential postmodernist American poets, this text offers an interpretation of the peculiar dynamics of American avant-garde poetic communities, as it tells the story of a vibrant intellectual community where friendship and writing intersect in fascinating ways
Action
digitized
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1969-
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Epstein, Andrew
Dewey number
811/.5409353
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • American poetry
  • Friendship in literature
  • United States
Label
Beautiful enemies : friendship and postwar American poetry, Andrew Epstein
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-344) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Situating the avant-garde in postwar America: community, individualism, and Cold War culture -- Emerson, pragmatism, and the "new American poetry" -- "my force is in mobility": selfhood and friendship in Frank O'Hara's poetry -- Growing up with our brothers all around: John Ashbery and the interpersonal -- Amiri Baraka and the poetics of turning away -- "Against the speech of friends": Baraka's white friend blues -- "A rainy wool Frankie and Johnny": O'Hara, Ashbery, and the paradoxes of friendship
Control code
ocm94302436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 359 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195343564
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)94302436
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Beautiful enemies : friendship and postwar American poetry, Andrew Epstein
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-344) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Situating the avant-garde in postwar America: community, individualism, and Cold War culture -- Emerson, pragmatism, and the "new American poetry" -- "my force is in mobility": selfhood and friendship in Frank O'Hara's poetry -- Growing up with our brothers all around: John Ashbery and the interpersonal -- Amiri Baraka and the poetics of turning away -- "Against the speech of friends": Baraka's white friend blues -- "A rainy wool Frankie and Johnny": O'Hara, Ashbery, and the paradoxes of friendship
Control code
ocm94302436
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 359 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195343564
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)94302436
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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