Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2012

284 Pages | 19 b/w illus.

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780823242597

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A Common Strangeness

Contemporary Poetry, Cross-Cultural Encounter, Comparative Literature

Jacob Edmond

A Fordham University Press Publication

Verbal Arts

  • This book provides a template for comparative literature in an era of globalization, focusing on poetry in Russian, Chinese, and American English.
  • The close readings are especially deft and sensitive; the choice of writers to include quite unusual and helpful.