The Life of Poetry

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Current Books, 1949 - Poetry - 232 pages
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User Review  - Paulagraph - LibraryThing

I am fascinated by Rukeyser's personal story & her engagement with history. Although her thinking in these essays is sometimes fuzzy & her use of abstractions, such as truth, reality, imagination ... Read full review

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When I was 15 I started reading this in the bathtub and stayed in there until I got pruney and the water turned cold and then slowly drained out, and I really felt that she had the right idea about ... Read full review


The Universe of Poetry A History of Images
The Security of the Imagination Gesture
Toward the Most Human Intensity within Form

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