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Author Longenbach, James.

Title The virtues of poetry / James Longenbach.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Graywolf Press, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    808.1 LON    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Non-Fiction    808.1 LON    Available
Description xi, 169 pages ; 21 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-164) and index.
Contents The various light -- Best thought -- Less than everything -- Writing badly -- The door ajar -- Infinitude -- A fine excess -- Correct catastrophe -- The visible core -- The opposite of risk -- Poetry thinking -- All changed.
Summary Twelve interconnected essays that describe the ways in which particular virtues are enacted in poetry.
Subject Poetry -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Virtues in literature.
ISBN 9781555976378 (pbk.)
1555976379 (pbk.)

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