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Author Howe, Susan, 1937- author.

Title The quarry / Susan Howe.

Publication Info. New York : New Directions, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    814.54 HOW    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    814.54 HOW    Available
Edition First New Directions Paperbook edition.
Description 221 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Contents Vagrancy in the park -- The disappearance approach -- Errand -- Personal narrative -- Arisbe -- Sorting facts -- Frame structures -- There are not leaves enough to crown to cover to crown to cover -- Where should the commander be -- The end of art.
Summary "A powerful selection of Susan Howe's key essays, The Quarry moves backward chronologically, from her brand-new 'Vagrancy in the Park' (about Wallace Stevens) through essential texts such as 'The Disappearance Approach,' 'Personal Narrative,' 'Sorting Facts; or, 47 Ways of Looking at Chris Marker,' 'Frame Structures,' and 'Where Should the Commander Be' to end with her seminal early art criticism, 'The End of Art.'" --
Subject Poetry -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- History.
Arts -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Essays.
Added Title Essays. Selections
ISBN 9780811222464 (alk. paper)
0811222462 (alk. paper)

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