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Poetry and dialogism : hearing over

Poetry and dialogism : hearing over

Author: Mara Scanlon; Chad Engbers
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
"Although common conceptions of poetry assume a voice that is solitary, personal, or authoritative - a monologue that readers can only overhear and accede to - this volume presupposes that poetry may be dialogic. The essays posit various foundations, gradations, and practices of poetic dialogism; theorize a diverse scope and purpose of dialogic poetry, from secluded prayer to political activism; and examine  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Poetry and dialogism
(DLC) 2014019772
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mara Scanlon; Chad Engbers
ISBN: 9781137401281 1137401281
OCLC Number: 884726909
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: Hearing Over; Mara Scanlon --
1. Dialogism and Monologism in 'Song of Myself'; Stephen Pierson --
2. Aesthetic Activity in Sir Thomas Wyatt's Penitential Psalms; Chad Engbers --
3. Lyric Ventriloquism and the Dialogic Translations of Pasternak, Mandelstam and Celan; Tom Dolack --
4. Robert Lowell's 'common novel plot': Names, Naming, and Polyphony in "The Dolphin"; Geoffrey Lindsay --
5. Poetic Address and Intimate Reading: The Offered Hand; William Waters --
6. Hasidim in Poetry: Dialogical Poetics of Encounter in Denise Levertov's "The Jacob's Ladder"; Temple Cone --
7. Reading the Process: Stuart Hall, TV News, Heteroglossia, and Poetry; James D. Sullivan --
8. Dialogic Poetry as Emancipatory Technology: Ventriloquy and Voiceovers in the Rhythmic Junctures of Harryette Mullen's "Muse & Drudge"; Andrea Witzke Slot --
9. Zehra Cirak and the Aporia of Dialogism; Erin Trapp.
Responsibility: edited by Mara Scanlon, University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, USA ; Chad Engbers, Calvin College, Grand Rapids, USA.
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These essays extend an ongoing conversation on dialogic qualities of poetry by positing various foundations, practices, and purposes of poetic dialogism. The authors enrich and diversify the  Read more...


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