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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 ...
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 impermanence: Experimental poetries and politics
"Poetics of Impermanence: Experimental Poetries and Politics" outlines the contribution of Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, Susan Howe, Myung Mi Kim, and Cecilia Vicuña to American poetry during the era of globalization. Specifically, ...
Less Metaphorical: Medium Neutrality and Contemporary Poetry
This dissertation proposes the term medium neutrality to synthesize two divergent strands in contemporary literary media theory—the media archaeology of material inscriptions and the systems view of media ecology, which ...