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Written on water: The poetics of Anglo-American exchange
This project argues that national models are problematic in accounting for both literary production as well as aesthetic value. In the place of such models, this project argues that translation theory informs those writing ...
Poetics of emptiness: Transformations of East Asian philosophy and poetics in twentieth-century American poetry
This dissertation explores transformations of East Asian philosophy, poetics, and aesthetics in twentieth-century American poetry. Transpacific texts like those discussed in this dissertation offer an opportunity to expand ...
Sounding response: "Concordance," "Collective Memory," and "Splay Anthem"
This thesis explores sounding, response, and collectivity as the stakes of lyric practice in Mei-mei Berssenbrugge and Kiki Smith's Concordance , Norma Cole's Collective Memory , and Nathaniel Mackey's Splay Anthem . These ...
The logic of earth: Nineteenth-century precursors to the poetics of Robert Duncan
"The Logic of Earth: Nineteenth-Century Precursors to the Poetics of Robert Duncan" bridges both disciplines and centuries, focusing on the conceptual framework of Darwin's theory of evolution and its influence on the work ...