Inscription and Modernity
From Wordsworth to Mandelstam
By (author) John Kenneth MacKay
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Inscription and Modernity by John Kenneth MacKay
Book DescriptionInscription and Modernity charts the vicissitudes of inscriptive poetry produced in the midst of the great and catastrophic political, social, and intellectual upheavals of the late 18th to mid 20th centuries. Drawing on the ideas of Geoffrey Hartman, Perry Anderson, Fredric Jameson, and Jacques Ranciere among others, John MacKay shows how a wide range of Romantic and post-Romantic poets (including Wordsworth, Clare, Shelley, Holderlin, Lamartine, Baudelaire, Blok, Khlebnikov, Mandelstam, and Rolf Dieter Brinkmann) employ the generic resources of inscription both to justify their writing and to attract a readership, during a complex historical phase when the rationale for poetry and the identity of audiences were matters of intense yet productive doubt.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780253347497
(5983mm x 3971mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Indiana University Press
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publish Date: 19-Sep-2006
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - John Kenneth MacKay
John MacKay is Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Yale University.
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