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Friday, June 19, 2015

Robert Sheppard: The Meaning of Form: Thought, Song, Poetics

This phrase from the book, in the chapter on Erin Moure, asserts itself (to me) as poetics, not as literary critical or theoretical language. I celebrate its provocation:

‘To make thought sing and to make song think’. (Kaufman 2005: 212)

Kaufman, Robert. ‘Lyric’s Constellation, Poetry’s Radical Privilege’, Modernist Cultures 1:2 (Winter 2005): www-js-modcult.bham.ac.uk/fetch.asp?article=issue2_kaufman.pdf. (accessed 12 August 2013; no longer available)

Poetics: a speculative, writerly discourse... more here...
See links for other parts of The Meaning of Form project here.


For those who can buy The Meaning of Form in Contemporary Innovative Poetry, or order it for libraries, here are the places


Here is some book data:

eBook ISBN
978-3-319-34045-6
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-34045-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-34044-9