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  • 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...

  • Rethinking Khayyaamismby Khodadad Kaviani

    Hamilton Books 2014; US$ 28.99

    This book contains poetry attributed to Omar Khayyaam (1048-1131), a popular Iranian poet whose philosophies provoke strong reactions from those who agree or disagree with his ideas. Along with each poem, there are conversation starters and questions that invite the reader to dig deeper into the exposed concepts. more...

  • Ethics and Lyric Poetryby Astrid Lohöfer

    Universitätsverlag Winter 2014; US$ 54.89

    This book examines the relationship between ethics and modernist poetry, arguing that the ethical implications of these texts are inseparable from their creative use of language. Most studies in the field of ethical criticism either focus on the transmission of moral values in prose works, thus ignoring the genre of poetry, or re-define ethics as an... more...

  • Language and World Creation in Poems and Other Textsby Elena Semino

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 62.95

    Language and World Creation in Poems and Other Texts introduces an interdisciplinary and practical approach to the analysis of poetry which focuses on text worlds, namely the contexts, scenarios or types of reality that readers construct in their interaction with the language of texts. The book demonstrates in detail three ways of approaching poetic... more...

  • Poetics Journal Digital Archiveby Lyn Hejinian; Barrett Watten

    Wesleyan University Press 2015; US$ 100.00

    A complete archive of the ten issues Poetics Journal more...

  • Singularity and Transnational Poeticsby Birgit Mara Kaiser

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Over the past decade ?singularity? has been a prominent term in a broad range of fields, ranging from philosophy to literary and cultural studies to science and technology studies. This volume intervenes in this broad discussion of singularity and its various implications, proposing to explore the term for its specific potential in the study of literature.... more...

  • Leopardi and the Theory of Poetryby G. Singh

    The University Press of Kentucky 2015; US$ 35.00

    In this first detailed and comprehensive account of Leopardi's theory of poetry, G. Singh assesses both the literary and critical attainments of a poet whose eminence ranks him with Dante and Petrarch. Singh's analysis, which employs extensive reference to Leopardi's work in order to illustrate the author's own comments, sets forth Leopardi's views... more...

  • Filosofía antigua poéticaby Alonso López Pinciano

    Linkgua 2012; US$ 5.72

    La Filosofía antigua poética es la obra más famosa de López Pinciano, un tratado pedagógico de Poética dividido en epístolas. Sigue a Aristóteles en su Poética y Retórica y a Horacio. Las cartas contienen diálogos sobre la felicidad, la poesía, la doctrina sobre la tragedia, la comedia etc. Se cree que este libro fue escrito con el propósito de poner... more...

  • On Voice in Poetryby David Nowell Smith

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    What do we mean by 'voice' in poetry? In this work, David Nowell Smith teases out the diverse meanings of 'voice', from a poem's soundworld to the rhetorical gestures through which poems speak to us, in order to embark on a philosophical exploration of the concept of voice itself. more...