Poésie, 1900-1940 (Les Fiches de lecture d'Universalis)

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Azur (1888) et Proses profanes (1896) inauguraient avec éclat le modernisme, mouvement littéraire qui s’était imposé dans le monde hispanique à los angeles fin du XIXe siècle.

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The Martyrology, Book 6

By bpNichol

All of Nichol's paintings is stamped via his wish to create texts which are carrying out themselves in addition to in context, and to take advantage of oblique structural and textual units to hold which means. within the Martyrology alternative ways of conversing testify to a trip via other ways of being. Language is either the poet's teacher and, via its quite a few diversifications, the dominant 'image' of the poem. The [nine] books of The Martyrology rfile a poet's quest for perception intohimself and his writing via scrupulous recognition to the messages hidden within the morphology of his personal speech.' - Frank Davey

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Failure

By Philip Schultz

This marvelous Pulitzer Prize–winning assortment provides voice to failure with a wry, deft contact from certainly one of this country’s most attractive and uncompromising poets. In Failure, Philip Schultz inspires the pleasures of family,marriage, shores, and canines; ny urban within the Nineteen Seventies; revolutions either inside and external; and the terrors of Sep 11 with a compassion that demonstrates he's a grasp of the bittersweet and fierce, the wondrous and direct, and the brilliantly provocative. jam-packed with poems of "heartbreaking tenderness that [go] past mere pity" (Gerald Stern), Failure is a suite to relish from this significant American poet.

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The Collected Poems of Amy Clampitt

By Amy Clampitt

While Amy Clampitt's first publication of poems, The Kingfisher, was once released in January 1983, the reaction was once jubilant. The poet used to be sixty-three years outdated, and there have been no debut like hers in contemporary reminiscence. "A dance of language," stated could Swenson. "A genius for places," wrote J. D. McClatchy, and the New York instances e-book Review acknowledged, "With the booklet of her terrific first booklet, Clampitt instantly advantages attention as some of the most wonderful modern poets."

She went directly to put up 4 extra collections within the subsequent 11 years, the final one, A Silence Opens, showing within the 12 months she died.
Now, for the 1st time, the 5 collections are introduced jointly in one quantity, permitting us to adventure anew the individuality of Amy Clampitt's voice: the bright language—an attractive mixture of formal and daily expression—that poured out with such ardour and used to be formed in rhythms and styles totally her own.

Amy Clampitt's topics are the very American ones of position and displacement. She, like her pioneer ancestors, moved usually, yet she wrote with lasting and deep feeling approximately all kinds of landscapes—the prairies of her Iowa early life, the fog-wrapped coast of Maine, and locations she visited in Europe, from the western isles of Scotland to Italy's lush geographical region. She lived such a lot of her grownup lifestyles in manhattan urban, and plenty of of her best-known poems, similar to "Times sq. Water Music" and "Manhattan Elegy," are set there.

She didn't hesitate to tackle the bigger upheavals of the 20th century—war, Holocaust, exile—and poems like "The Burning Child" and "Sed de Correr" remind us of the darkish nightmare lurking within the interstices of our day-by-day existence.

It is most unlikely to talk of Amy Clampitt's poetry with no stating her enormous, lifelong love of birds and wildflowers, a love that produced a few of her so much profound images—like the kingfisher's "burnished plunge, the colour / of felicity afire," which got here "glancing like an arrow / via landscapes of untended memory" to remind her of the uninhabitable sorrow of an affair long gone fallacious; or the solar underfoot one of the sundews, "so outstanding / . . . that, having a look, / you begin to fall upward."

The accumulated Poems bargains us an opportunity to think about freshly the breadth of Amy Clampitt's imaginative and prescient and poetic success. it's a quantity that her many admirers will treasure and that would offer a powerful advent for a brand new iteration of readers.

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The Epic Cycle: A Commentary on the Lost Troy Epics

The Iliad and Odyssey don't hide the most tale of the Trojan struggle. the total saga, together with Zeus' plan to lessen the world's inhabitants, the Judgment of Paris and seduction of Helen, the beginning of the crusade, the wood Horse, the autumn of Achilles, the homecoming of Agamemnon, and the eventual demise of Odysseus, was once similar in six different epics, relationship from 630-560 BCE, that have been influential for lyric poets, tragedians, and artists of the classical age yet are identified to us basically via fragments and short prose summaries.

In this e-book Martin West offers the entire resource fabric and offers the 1st complete remark on it, making complete use of iconographic in addition to literary facts. Discussing the person fragments and testimonia, he endeavours to reconstruct the connections among them, as far as attainable, and to accumulate an image of the plan and process every one poem. In a considerable advent he addresses normal matters, together with the character and formation of the Epic Cycle, the prestige of the summaries of the Troy epics preserved below the identify of Proclus, the validity of the attested ascriptions to specific poets, the reflexes of the Cycle in early paintings and literature, and its fortunes in and after the Hellenistic period.

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Gitanjali (Song Offerings)

By Rabindranath Tagore

Rabindranath Tagore's Gitanjali is a chic expression of the divine in nature.Tagore was once one of many maximum poets of recent India. He drew upon a wealthy and sundry culture, starting from Sanskrit writings to Western literature, and enriched Bengali tradition along with his compositions. He bought the Nobel Prize for literature in 1913.

Tagore tried to specific in his poetry the divine spirit that he glimpsed in nature. W.B. Yeats famous that his poetry had "an innocence, a simplicity that one doesn't locate in different places in nature." It touches the soul with its serenity and lyrical caliber. Gitanjali is actually a precious significant other on life's lengthy trip.

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The Columbia Anthology of Modern Japanese Literature, Volume 1: From Restoration to Occupation, 1868-1945

By J. Thomas Rimer, Van C. Gessel

This entire anthology collects works of fiction, poetry, drama, and essay-writing from a pivotal time in jap background. as well as their literary achievements, the texts mirror the political, social, and highbrow adjustments that happened in jap society in this interval, together with publicity to Western rules and literature, the increase of nationalism, and the advanced interplay of conventional and sleek forces. the amount offers notable, usually new translations of vintage texts by way of such celebrated writers as Nagai Kafu, Shimazaki Toson, Natsume Soseki, Kawabata Yasunari, and Yosano Akiko. The editors have additionally unearthed works from lesser-known girls writers, lots of that have by no means been on hand in English.

Organized chronologically and by way of style inside each one interval, the amount finds the key affects within the improvement of contemporary jap literature: the japanese classics themselves, the instance of chinese language poetry, and the stumble upon with Western literature and tradition. smooth eastern writers reread the classics of jap literature, infused them with modern language, and refashioned them with an elevated emphasis on mental components. additionally they reinterpreted older aesthetic recommendations in gentle of twentieth-century mentalities. whereas sleek rules captured the mind's eye of a few jap writers, the instance of classical chinese language poetry remained very important for others. Meiji writers persisted to compose poetry in classical chinese language and cling to a Confucian method of suggestion. one other consider shaping smooth jap literature used to be the instance of overseas works, which provided new literary notion and possibilities for eastern readers and writers.

Divided into 4 chapters, the anthology starts off with the early sleek texts of the 1870s, maintains with works written throughout the years of social swap previous international conflict I and the leading edge writing of the interwar interval, and concludes with texts from global battle II. every one bankruptcy contains a beneficial serious creation, situating the works inside of their literary, political, and cultural contexts. also, there are biographical introductions for every writer.

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Ghost Girl

By Amy Gerstler

Sly and complicated, direct, playful, and profound, Amy Gerstler’s new assortment highlights her unique poetic variety. In thirty-seven poems, utilizing various dramatic voices and visible strategies, she reveals that means in unforeseen locations, from a travel of a doll sanatorium to an advert for a CD of Beethoven symphonies to an earthy exploration of toast. Gerstler’s abiding interests—in love and mourning, in technology and pseudoscience, within the thought of an afterlife, in seances and magic—are all represented right here. interesting and erudite, advanced but available, those poems will increase Gerstler’s popularity as a major modern poet.

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Œuvres complètes, tome II

By Clément Marot

Il fait bon lire Clément Marot aujourd'hui. Malgré les siècles qui nous séparent du " prince des poëtes françoys ", c'est une voix familière qui nous parle, et qui n'a rien perdu de sa fraîcheur. Valet de chambre de François 1er et de Marguerite de Navarre, Marot est de ces courtisans qui flattent leur mécène en raillant leur propre flagornerie ; fervent défenseur de l'Evangile, il est de ces croyants qui jouent les bouffons pour révéler leur foi ; poète Protée insaisissable, il est aussi bien le traducteur des Psaumes que l'auteur de pièces badines comme l'éloge " Du beau tétin ". Il a écrit des rondeaux, des ballades, des épigrammes, des coq-à-l'âne ; il a lancé l. a. mode du blason du corps féminin, et, selon los angeles formule de Boileau, il a " montré pour rimer des chemins tout nouveaux ".

Ces Œuvres complètes proposent, pour los angeles première fois, une vue d'ensemble des différents écrits de Marot : le lecteur y découvrira une succession d'éditions originales présentées selon le vœu de l'auteur, mais aussi des pièces éparses et des textes demeurés inédits de son vivant.

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