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  • The Darkness of the Presentby Steve McCaffery

    University of Alabama Press 2012; US$ 34.95

    The Darkness of the Present includes essays that collectively investigate the roles of anomaly and anachronism as they work to unsettle commonplace notions of the ?contemporary? in the field of poetics.   In the eleven essays of The Darkness of the Present , poet and critic Steve McCaffery argues that by approaching the past and the present... more...

  • Pagan Portals - Pathworking through Poetryby Fiona Tinker

    John Hunt Publishing 2012; US$ 5.99

    Discover the esoteric knowledge in the works of Yeats, O Sullivan and other poets. more...

  • Klartext zum Wasserglasby Erwin Messmer

    edition 8 2012; US$ 15.99

    Erwin Messmers neue Gedichte überraschen immer wieder. Nicht nur Leserinnen und Leser. Auch seine Wörter werden von ihm laufend überrascht, indem er sie quasi auf dem Fuss ertappt in ihrer Mehrdeutigkeit, in ihren semantischen Möglichkeiten: Er fegt sie blank vom Staub des Alltagsgeplappers, nimmt sie beim Wort, stellt sie in ungeahnte Zusammenhänge... more...

  • The Figure of the Singerby Daniel Karlin

    OUP Oxford 2013; US$ 64.99

    Why did poets continue to call themselves singers long after the formal link between poetry and music had been severed? Daniel Karlin explores the origin and meaning of the 'figure of the singer', offering a profound and stimulating analysis of the idea of poetry as song. more...

  • A Guide to Poetics Journalby Lyn Hejinian; Barrett Watten

    Wesleyan University Press 2013; US$ 23.99

    An anthology of key texts in the development of contemporary poetics more...

  • The Transformation of Plato's Republicby Kenneth Dorter

    Lexington Books 2005; US$ 48.99

    Author Ken Dorter, in a passage-by-passage analysis traces Plato's depiction of how the most basic forms of human functioning and social justice contain the seed of their evolution into increasingly complex structures, as well as the seed of their degeneration. Dorter also traces Plato's tendency to begin an investigation with models based on rigid... more...

  • Poetikby Arbogast Schmitt

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 115.24

    Es gibt kaum einen literaturtheoretischen Text, der über Jahrhunderte hin eine solche Autorität ausgeübt hat wie Aristoteles? kleiner Traktat "Über die Dichtkunst". Die "Poetik" gilt seit der Renaissance als Text, der einen "neuen", der Welt zugewandeten Aristoteles zeigt, der der Dichtung die Aufgabe zugewiesen habe, die empirische Wirklichkeit selbst... more...

  • Poeticsby Aristotle; Richard Janko

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 1987; US$ 14.95

    Richard Janko's acclaimed translation of Aristotle's Poetics is accompanied by the most comprehensive commentary available in English that does not presume knowledge of the original Greek. Two other unique features are Janko's translations with notes of both the Tractatus Coislinianus , which is argued to be a summary of the lost second... more...

  • Practical Criticism V 4by I. A Richards

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Hustleby David Tomas Martinez

    Sarabande Books 2014; US$ 9.99

    Hustle documents Latino youth in San Diego in an inferno of stolen cars, silent sex, and murdered high school valedictorians. more...