John Ashbery and American Poetry

John Ashbery and American Poetry
Author : David Herd
Publisher : Manchester University Press
Total Pages : 245
Release : 2000
ISBN 10 : 0719055970
ISBN 13 : 9780719055973
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

John Ashbery and American Poetry Book Description:

David Herd discusses the poetry of John Ashbery, showing that a sense of occasion was a binding principle for the poets of the New York School. He traces the development of Ashbery's poetry and sets it against culturally defining issues.


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