The Yale Anthology of Twentieth century French Poetry

Titre : The Yale Anthology of Twentieth century French Poetry
Auteur : Mary Ann Caws
Éditeur : Yale University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780300133158
Libération : 2004

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An influential social thinker, the late Richard Harvey Brown was professor of sociology at the University of Maryland and the author of Toward a Democratic Science: Scientific Narration and Civic Communication, published by Yale University Press.

Pierre Reverdy

Titre : Pierre Reverdy
Auteur : Pierre Reverdy
Éditeur : New York Review of Books
ISBN-13 : 9781590178164
Libération : 2014-02-05

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The great Pierre Reverdy, comrade to Picasso and Braque, peer and contemporary of Wallace Stevens and William Carlos Williams, is among the most mysteriously satisfying of twentieth-century poets, his poems an uncanny mixture of the simple and the sublime. Reverdy’s poetry has exerted a special attraction on American poets, from Kenneth Rexroth to John Ashbery, and this new selection, featuring the work of fourteen distinguished translators, most of it appearing here for the first time, documents that ongoing relationship while offering readers the essential work of an extraordinary writer. Translated from the French by: John Ashbery Dan Bellm Mary Ann Caws Lydia Davis Marilyn Hacker Richard Howard Geoffrey O’Brien Frank O’Hara Ron Padgett Mark Polizzotti Kenneth Rexroth Richard Sieburth Patricia Terry Rosanna Warren

The Penguin Book of French Poetry

Titre : The Penguin Book of French Poetry
Auteur :
Éditeur : Penguin UK
ISBN-13 : 9780141937403
Libération : 2005-02-24

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This collection illuminates the uniquely fascinating era between 1820 and 1950 in French poetry - a time in which diverse aesthetic ideas conflicted and converged as poetic forms evolved at an astonishing pace. It includes generous selections from all the established giants - among them Baudelaire, Verlaine, Rimbaud and Breton - as well as works from a wide variety of less well-known poets such as Claudel and Cendrars, whose innovations proved vital to the progress of poetry in France. The significant literary schools of the time are also represented in sections focusing on such movements as Romanticism, Symbolism, Cubism and Surrealism. Eloquent and inspirational, this rich and exhilarating anthology reveals an era of exceptional vitality.


Titre : Openwork
Auteur : Andre Du Bouchet
Éditeur : Yale University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780300197631
Libération : 2014-01-10

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A career retrospective of poetry and prose works by one of the under-recognized giants of French literature

French Poetry

Titre : French Poetry
Auteur : Patrick McGuinness
Éditeur : Everyman's Library
ISBN-13 : 9781101907832
Libération : 2017

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"A selection of English translations of French poetry from medieval to modern times, in the hardcover Everyman's Library Pocket Poet series"--

The Anthology of Rap

Titre : The Anthology of Rap
Auteur : Adam Bradley
Éditeur : Yale University Press
ISBN-13 : 9780300163063
Libération : 2010

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From the school yards of the South Bronx to the tops of the Billboard charts, rap has emerged as one of the most influential musical and cultural forces of our time. In "The Anthology of Rap," editors Adam Bradley and Andrew DuBois explore rap as a literary form, demonstrating that rap is also a wide-reaching and vital poetic tradition born of beats and rhymes. This pioneering anthology brings together more than three hundred rap and hip-hop lyrics written over thirty years, from the "old school" to the "golden age" to the present day. Rather than aim for encyclopedic coverage, Bradley and DuBois render through examples the richness and diversity of rap's poetic tradition. They feature both classic lyrics that helped define the genre, including Grandmaster Flash & the Furious Five's "The Message" and Eric B. & Rakim's "Microphone Fiend," as well as lesser-known gems like Blackalicious's "Alphabet Aerobics" and Jean Grae's "Hater's Anthem." Both a fan's guide and a resource for the uninitiated, "The Anthology of Rap" showcases the inventiveness and vitality of rap's lyrical art. The volume also features an overview of rap poetics and the forces that shaped each period in rap's historical development, as well as a foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and afterwords by Chuck D and Common. Enter the "Anthology" to experience the full range of rap's artistry and discover a rich poetic tradition hiding in plain sight.

Modern Poets of France

Titre : Modern Poets of France
Auteur : Louis Simpson
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015040133798
Libération : 1997

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A Pulitzer Prize-winning poet presents a selection of the most innovative poetry of modern France in readable and accurate English translations, including the work of the symbolists, the dadaists, and the surrealists, accompanied by their French originals. Original. IP.

The Poetry Review

Titre : The Poetry Review
Auteur : Stephen Phillips
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015066376289
Libération : 2005

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Poems Under Saturn

Titre : Poems Under Saturn
Auteur : Paul Verlaine
Éditeur : Princeton University Press
ISBN-13 : 1400838207
Libération : 2011-02-28

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Poems Under Saturn is the first complete English translation of the collection that announced Paul Verlaine (1844-1896) as a poet of promise and originality, one who would come to be regarded as one of the greatest of nineteenth-century writers. This new translation, by respected contemporary poet Karl Kirchwey, faithfully renders the collection's heady mix of classical learning and earthy sensuality in poems whose rhythm and rhyme represent one of the supreme accomplishments of French verse. Restoring frequently anthologized poems to the context in which they originally appeared, Poems Under Saturn testifies to the blazing talents for which Verlaine is celebrated. The poems display precocious virtuosity, mingling the attractions of the flesh with the longings of the spirit. Greek and Hindu myth give way to intimate erotic meditations and wickedly satirical society portraits, mythological landscapes alternate with gritty narratives of mid-nineteenth century Paris, visions of happiness yield to nightmarish glimpses of deep alienation, and real and imaginary characters--including Achilles, Valmiki, Charlemagne, and Spain's baleful King Philip II--all figure as the subject matter of a supremely ambitious young poet. Poems Under Saturn presents the extraordinary devotion and intense musicality of an artist for whom poetry remained the one true passion.

The Book Review Digest

Titre : The Book Review Digest
Auteur :
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : UOM:39015064843611
Libération : 2005

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