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The achievement of Wallace Stevens

Brown, Ashley

The achievement of Wallace Stevens

by Brown, Ashley

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Stevens, Wallace, 1879-1955 -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Statementedited by Ashley Brown and Robert S. Haller.
    ContributionsHaller, Robert S., 1933- joint ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3537.T4753 Z62
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p.
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5850573M
    LC Control Number62010543
    OCLC/WorldCa860745

      SEARCHING FOR MR. STEVENS is a quest to understand the art and mind of the brilliant but enigmatic Wallace Stevens. An utterly unique figure in 20th century letters, and possibly the only American poet to have a Friends and Enemies Society named for him, Stevens wrote some of the most haunting verse in the English language— as well as some of the most maddeningly : Ken Lauter.   Poet of Muskogee Creek heritage wins Wallace Stevens award from the Academy of American Poets for ‘proven mastery’ Associated Press Thu 10 .

    TOI DERRICOTTE’s most recent book is The Undertaker’s has received the Lucille Medwick Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, two Pushcarts, the Paterson Poetry Prize for Sustained Literary Achievement, the PEN/Voelcker Award for Poetry, as well as fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the Guggenheim Foundation.   Wallace Stevens is a major American poet and a central figure in modernist studies and twentieth-century poetry. This Companion introduces students to his work. An international team of distinguished contributors presents a unified picture of Stevens' poetic achievement/5.

    Wallace Stevens was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, on October 2, , and died in Hartford, Connecticut, on August 2, Although he had contributed to the Harvard Advocate while in college, he began to gain general recognition only when Harriet Monroe included four of his poems in a sepcial wartime issue of Poetry. ; +pg pages. Wallace Stevens’s significant achievement is in his poetry, but he did write several experimental one-act verse plays, a number of essays on poetry, and numerous letters and journal notes that.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages 21 cm: Contents: From Mr Yeats and the poetic drama [] / Harriet Monroe --Well moused, lion [] / Marianne Moore --The thirteenth way [] / Llewelyn Powys --Wallace Stevens [] / Paul Rosenfeld --The dandyism of Wallace Stevens [] / Gorham B Munson --The harmonium of Wallace Stevens.

OCLC Number: Notes: "Keystone Books"--Page [1] of paper wrappers. Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: From Mr. Yeats and the poetic drama / Harriet Monroe --Well moused, Lion / Marianne Moore --The thirteenth way / Llewelyn Powys --Wallace Stevens / Paul Rosenfeld --The dandyism of Wallace Stevens / Gorham B.

Munson --The Harmonium of Wallace Stevens / Morton. The Achievement of Wallace Stevens Hardcover – by Ashley Brown (Editor), Haller Robert S (Editor) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — $ $ Manufacturer: Lippincott. Wallace Stevens is one of America’s most respected 20th century poets. He was a master stylist, employing an extraordinary vocabulary and a rigorous precision in crafting his poems.

But he was also a philosopher of aesthetics, vigorously exploring the notion of poetry as the supreme fusion of the creative imagination and objective reality. Wallace Stevens (October 2, – August 2, ) was an American modernist poet.

He was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, educated at Harvard and then New York Law School, and he spent most of his life working as an executive for an insurance company in Hartford, won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry for his Collected Poems in Stevens's first period of writing begins with Literary movement: Modernism.

"Wallace Stevens continues to exhibit the fecundity which has made the last decade more prolific for him than all the rest of his previous career." " The Auroras of Autumn " () "'The Auroras of Autumn' is a more reflective book, less given to verbal bravura -- 'a single voice in the boo-ha of the wind' -- but as full as ever of what he.

Paul Mariani’s excellent new book, “The Whole Harmonium: The Life of Wallace Stevens” (Simon & Schuster), is a thrilling story of a mind, which emerges from a dispiriting story of a : Peter Schjeldahl. The achievement of Wallace Stevens by Brown, Ashley, ed; Haller, Robert S., joint ed.

Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by Sanderia on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on Pages: The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens is the definitive collection from the man Harold Bloom has called “the best and most representative American poet.” Originally published in to honor Stevens’s seventy-fifth birthday, the book was rushed into print for the occasion and contained scores of errors/5(65).

Ms. Stevens's edition of "The Letters of Wallace Stevens" appeared in Her selection of work from her father's journals in a book called. Wallace Stevens was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, on October 2,and died in Hartford, Connecticut, on August 2, Although he had contributed to the Harvard Advocate while in college, he began to gain general recognition only when Harriet Monroe included four of his poems in a special wartime issue of Poetry.

Harmonium, his first volume of poems, was published inand was. History. The Wallace Stevens Society† a poetry editor to review poems relating to Stevens for publication, and a book review editor.

honored by the Council of Editors of Learned Journals when Serio received the Phoenix Award for Significant Editorial Achievement. Inthe Wallace Stevens Society initiated a poetry series by. Today, the Academy of American Poets announced winners of their American Poets Prizes.

Among those honored is Rita Dove, who takes home the Wallace Stevens Prize for her continued mastery in the art of poetry. The prize comes with a stipend of $, one of the largest awards for the art. A host poets are also honored, including Ilya Kaminsky, Kyle Dargan, and Aditi Machado, among others.

This revisionary study of Wallace Stevens queries the dominant interpretations of the poet's career. It redirects the reader's attention to the neglected achievement of Stevens' first book, HARMONIUM (), and examines the pluralism of these early poems in the context of current critical revaluations of modernisms.

The poetry Stevens went on to write is interrogated with scepticism. About The Collected Poems. The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens is the definitive collection from the man Harold Bloom has called “the best and most representative American poet.” Originally published in to honor Stevens’s seventy-fifth birthday, the book was rushed into print for the occasion and contained scores of errors.

Life and career. Vendler has written books on Emily Dickinson, W. Yeats, Wallace Stevens, John Keats, and Seamus has been a professor of English at Harvard University since ; between and she taught alternating semesters at Harvard and Boston University.

In she was appointed to an endowed chair as the A. Kingsley Porter University mater: Emmanuel College (A.B.). Free Online Library: The Spiritual Journey of Wallace Stevens: How an Atheist Professor Nudged a Post-Christian Poet toward Catholicism. by "Logos: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture"; Literature, writing, book reviews Philosophy and religion Social aspects Conversion Analysis Conversion (Religion) Poets Criticism and interpretation Religious aspects Roman Catholicism.

The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens is the definitive collection from the man Harold Bloom has called “the best and most representative American poet.” Originally published in to honor Stevens’s seventy-fifth birthday, the book was rushed into Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group.

Wallace Stevens is a major American poet and a central figure in modernist studies and twentieth-century poetry. This Companion introduces students to his work. An international team of distinguished contributors presents a unified picture of Stevens' poetic achievement.

Wallace Stevens was a weaver whose threads were words. He spun webs to trap his moods. "Hence, unpleasant as it is to record such a conclusion, the very remarkable work of Wallace Stevens cannot endure," wrote Percy Hutchison, the late poetry editor of The New York Times. Stevens’s first book, Harmonium, appeared eight years later, when the poet and it is still the most astonishing debut in the history of American poetry.The Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens is the definitive collection from the man Harold Bloom has called “the best and most representative American poet.” Originally published in to honor Stevens’s seventy-fifth birthday, the book was rushed into print for the occasion and contained scores of errors.

These have now been corrected in one place for the first time by Stevens scholars.New York, August 2—Charles Simic has been selected as the recipient of the Wallace Stevens Award from the Academy of American Poets.

The $, prize recognizes outstanding and proven mastery in the art of poetry. The Academy’s Board of Chancellors, a body of sixteen eminent poets, nominates and elects the Wallace Stevens Award recipient.