The Poet Figure in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens: Disentangling the Multiplicity of Selves

The Poet Figure in the Poetry of Wallace Stevens: Disentangling the Multiplicity of Selves

By: Denise Marie Frusciante (author)Hardback

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Foreword by Prof. David R. Jarraway; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Pysche's Entryway into His "World of the Imagination": An Approach to Wallace Stevens; 1. Re-Mythologizing the Poet Figure: Wallace Stevens Poetry as Psychic Infection; 2. Puer, Senex, and the Monkey in the Middle: Clothing the Poet-in-the-Bones; 3. Traversing the Inner Landscapes of the Mind: The Mythic Journey in Walt Whitman's "The Sleepers" and Wallace Stevens's "Like Decorations in a Nigger Cemetery; 4. The Poetics of Hesitancy: Liminally Erecting Soul, Self, and Imagination in Shakespeare, Keats, Yeats, and Stevens; 5. Dying to Be Reborn: The Transformation Drive in William Carlos Williams's "Spring and All," Wallace Stevens's "Metamorphosis," and Thomas Pynchon's "The Aqyn's Song"; Conclusion: "Penetrating Again Toward the Less Apparent"; Bibliography; Index.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773449923
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 292
  • ID: 9780773449923
  • ISBN10: 0773449922

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