Aberration in Modern Poetry: Essays on Atypical Works by by Lucy Collins,Stephen Matterson

By Lucy Collins,Stephen Matterson

This serious paintings considers the position performed by way of components that will be thought of aberrational in a poet’s oeuvre. With an introductory essay exploring the character of aberration, those fourteen contributions examine the paintings of significant 20th-century poets from the united states, Britain, eire, Australia and New Zealand. Aberration is taken into account from the point of view of either the artist and the viewers, prompting dialogue on a variety of vital concerns, together with the formation of the canon. every one essay discusses the prestige of the aberrant paintings and the ways that it demanding situations, enlarges or helps the final conception of the poet.

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