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Poetry and Pragmatism - Poirier, Richard
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This book is based on the author's T.S. Eliot lectures at the University of Kent and points to a line of linguistic scepticism that runs from Emerson, through the pragmatism of Willliam James, and into the 20th century, with Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens and Gertrude Stein. Poirier activates a tradition for writers who have in fact not admitted of its existence, a tradition that in this study gives birth to a radically different understanding of how writing gets written and how it deserves to be read. Central to the book is ...

Poetry and Pragmatism 1992, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674679900


Poetry and Pragmatism 1992, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571166176