The Architecture of Address
The Monument and Public Speech in American Poetry
By (author) Jake Adam York
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Architecture of Address by Jake Adam York
Book DescriptionThe Architecture of Address traces the evolution of an American species of lyric capable of public pronouncement without polemic. Beginning with Whitman, Jake Adam York seeks to describe a kind of poem wherein the most ambitious poets--including Hart Crane and Robert Lowell--occupy and reconstruct important public spaces. This study argues that American poets become civic actors when their poems imagine and reconstruct the conceptual architecture of the monument.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415970587
(229mm x 152mm x mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Jan-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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This work traces the evolution of an American species of lyric capable of public pronouncement without polemic. Beginning with Whitman, York seeks to describe a kind of poem wherein the most ambitious poets occupy and reconstruct important public spaces.
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Author Biography - Jake Adam York
Jake Adam York is currently Assistant Professor at the University of Colorado. His criticism has appeared in the Walt Whitman Quarterly Review and his poems have appeared in Shenandoah , The Southern Review , Crab Orchard Review, and other periodicals.
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