Coverart for item
The Resource The American quest for a supreme fiction : Whitman's legacy in the personal epic, James E. Miller, Jr

The American quest for a supreme fiction : Whitman's legacy in the personal epic, James E. Miller, Jr

Label
The American quest for a supreme fiction : Whitman's legacy in the personal epic
Title
The American quest for a supreme fiction
Title remainder
Whitman's legacy in the personal epic
Statement of responsibility
James E. Miller, Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, James E.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whitman, Walt
  • American poetry
  • Epic poetry, American
  • Poetry
  • Self in literature
  • Epic poetry
Label
The American quest for a supreme fiction : Whitman's legacy in the personal epic, James E. Miller, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poetic metamorphoses: Lowell and Berryman (a prologue) -- The care and feeding of long poems: the American epic from Barlow to Berryman -- She's here, install'd amid the kitchen ware: Walt Whitman's epic creation -- Meditations on a recipe for a modern American epic: Wallace Stevens's "Notes toward a supreme fiction" -- An epic is a poem containing history: Ezra Pound's Cantos -- Personal mood transmuted into epic: T.S. Eliot's Waste Land -- How shall I be mirror to this modernity?: William Carlos Williams's Paterson -- An epic of the modern consciousness: Hart Crane's Bridge -- Making a mappemunde to include my being: Charles Olson's Maximus poems -- The American bard / Embarrassed Henry heard himself a-being: John Berryman's Dream Songs -- Dreaming of the lost America of love: Allen Ginsberg's Fall of America -- Bards of the great idea: Seekers of the supreme fiction.
  • rc
Control code
4135235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 360 pages
Isbn
9780226526119
Lccn
78015176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)143493
Label
The American quest for a supreme fiction : Whitman's legacy in the personal epic, James E. Miller, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Poetic metamorphoses: Lowell and Berryman (a prologue) -- The care and feeding of long poems: the American epic from Barlow to Berryman -- She's here, install'd amid the kitchen ware: Walt Whitman's epic creation -- Meditations on a recipe for a modern American epic: Wallace Stevens's "Notes toward a supreme fiction" -- An epic is a poem containing history: Ezra Pound's Cantos -- Personal mood transmuted into epic: T.S. Eliot's Waste Land -- How shall I be mirror to this modernity?: William Carlos Williams's Paterson -- An epic of the modern consciousness: Hart Crane's Bridge -- Making a mappemunde to include my being: Charles Olson's Maximus poems -- The American bard / Embarrassed Henry heard himself a-being: John Berryman's Dream Songs -- Dreaming of the lost America of love: Allen Ginsberg's Fall of America -- Bards of the great idea: Seekers of the supreme fiction.
  • rc
Control code
4135235
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 360 pages
Isbn
9780226526119
Lccn
78015176
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)143493

Library Locations

    • Ellis LibraryBorrow it
      1020 Lowry Street, Columbia, MO, 65201, US
      38.944491 -92.326012
Processing Feedback ...