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The Resource God and the imagination : on poets, poetry, and the ineffable, Paul Mariani

God and the imagination : on poets, poetry, and the ineffable, Paul Mariani

Label
God and the imagination : on poets, poetry, and the ineffable
Title
God and the imagination
Title remainder
on poets, poetry, and the ineffable
Statement of responsibility
Paul Mariani
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Mariani, Paul L
Dewey number
809.1/9382
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1077
LC item number
.M29 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The life of poetry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion and poetry
  • Poetry, Modern
  • God in literature
Label
God and the imagination : on poets, poetry, and the ineffable, Paul Mariani
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
I. Writing the self -- Beginnings -- Class -- Hopkins as lifeline -- Quid pro quo -- Eight or nine ways of looking at a river -- II. Writing lives -- The brain that hears the music -- Kinnell's legacy: on "The avenue bearing the initial of Christ into the new world" -- Lowell on Berryman on Lowell -- Writing Lowell -- The hole in the middle of the book: absence and presence in biography -- Staring into the abyss: Robert Pack's later poems -- Hardy's heartbreak -- Hart Crane: "Clenched beaks coughing for the surge again" -- Skyscraper soup: two views of twenties New York -- Frost among the poets -- Reconfiguring flame: the art of biography -- III. God and the imagination -- Summoning the dead: politics and the sublime in contemporary English poetry -- The intensest rendezvous: on the poems of John of the Cross -- The ineffability of what counts -- Toward a sacramental language -- God and the imagination -- "The unshapeable shock night": pain, suffering, and the redemptive imagination
Control code
ocm48655880
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 280 p.
Isbn
9780820324074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001008250
Label
God and the imagination : on poets, poetry, and the ineffable, Paul Mariani
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
I. Writing the self -- Beginnings -- Class -- Hopkins as lifeline -- Quid pro quo -- Eight or nine ways of looking at a river -- II. Writing lives -- The brain that hears the music -- Kinnell's legacy: on "The avenue bearing the initial of Christ into the new world" -- Lowell on Berryman on Lowell -- Writing Lowell -- The hole in the middle of the book: absence and presence in biography -- Staring into the abyss: Robert Pack's later poems -- Hardy's heartbreak -- Hart Crane: "Clenched beaks coughing for the surge again" -- Skyscraper soup: two views of twenties New York -- Frost among the poets -- Reconfiguring flame: the art of biography -- III. God and the imagination -- Summoning the dead: politics and the sublime in contemporary English poetry -- The intensest rendezvous: on the poems of John of the Cross -- The ineffability of what counts -- Toward a sacramental language -- God and the imagination -- "The unshapeable shock night": pain, suffering, and the redemptive imagination
Control code
ocm48655880
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvii, 280 p.
Isbn
9780820324074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001008250

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