Journals Higher Education

$32.95

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Published: 30 June 2014

228 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719095849


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Enthusiast!

Essays on Modern American literature

David Herd

Published by Manchester University Press

  • A highly readable story of American literature, featuring such major writers as Emerson, Thoreau, Melville, Pound, Marianne Moore, Frank O'Hara and James Schuyler
  • A groundbreaking study of literary enthusiasm, showing how enthusiasm is fundamental to the circulation of culture
  • A polemic against bureaucracy in various forms, but especially against academic bureaucracy
  • A bold new account of the dynamics of Modern Poetry
  • David Herd is a critically successful author and poet in his own right, with his debut collection Mandelson! Mandelson! A memoir appearing in 2006 from Carcanet Press
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