Concrete poetry: a world view

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Mary Ellen Solt
Indiana University Press, 1970 - Literary Criticism - 311 pages
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User Review  - keylawk - LibraryThing

Survey, with inclusions, of "concrete" poetry--post-WWII poem artifacts--all over the world. Using Weaver's types of concrete-ness (optic, phonetic, and kinetic), Solt presents many experiments as well as "classics". Also has a section of essays. Read full review

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User Review  - Anthony - Goodreads

This is the best book on concrete/visual poetry I have seen, although the anthology edited by Emmett Williams is also great. Mary Ellen Solt's essay for this volume is brilliant and the poems are well ... Read full review


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