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The Anthology of Contemporary American Poetry

Helen Vendler - American poetry - 2003 - 440 pages
The poetry in this collection demonstrates the full range and power of the contemporary American imagination. The verve, freedom and boldness of American English are combined ...
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Poets Thinking

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2006 - 142 pages
Poetry has often been considered an irrational genre, more expressive than logical, more meditative than given to coherent argument. Yet Vendler argues that, although they may ...
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Invisible Listeners: Lyric Intimacy in Herbert, Whitman, and Ashbery

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 95 pages
When a poet addresses a living person, we recognise the intimacy being evoked, but what causes a poet to invoke invisible listeners? Helen Vendler explores this area of poetry ...
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The Breaking of Style: Hopkins, Heaney, Graham

Helen Hennessy Vendler - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 100 pages
Style is the material body of lyric poetry, Helen Vendler suggests. To cast off an earlier style is to do an act of violence to the self. Why might a poet do this, adopting a ...
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Soul Says: On Recent Poetry

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 266 pages
To know the poetry of our time, to look through its lenses and filters, is to see our lives illuminated. In these eloquent essays on recent American, British, and Irish poetry ...
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Part of Nature, Part of Us: Modern American Poets

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 1980 - 376 pages
Appraises such creators and masters of the modern poetic idiom as T. S. Eliot, W. H. Auden, and Marianne Moore, assesses poets whose major works appeared after the mid century ...
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Our Secret Discipline: Yeats and Lyric Form

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2007 - 428 pages
Presents an examination of lyric form in the poetry of W. B. Yeats.
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Coming of Age as a Poet: Milton, Keats, Eliot, Plath

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 174 pages
The author delves deeply into the lives of four poets--Milton, Keats, Eliot, and Plath--to shed light on the vital maturation process that turns minor talents into major poetic ...
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Wallace Stevens: Words Chosen Out of Desire

Helen Hennessy Vendler - Literary Criticism - 1984 - 86 pages
Discusses the difficult style of Wallace Stevens, looks at his major themes, and analyzes, in detail, several of his poems
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The Art of Shakespeare's Sonnets, Volume 1

Helen Vendler - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 672 pages
Analyzes all of Shakespeare's sonnets in terms of their poetic structure, semantics, and use of sounds and images
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