Procedural Form in Postmodern American Poetry

Berrigan, Antin, Silliman, and Hejinian

  • Authors
  • David W. Huntsperger

Part of the Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics book series (MPCC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. David W. Huntsperger
    Pages 21-39
  3. David W. Huntsperger
    Pages 165-168
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 169-195

About this book


This book explores the political significance of formal experimentation in American poetry written during the 1960s, 70s and 80s. It focuses on the use of procedural forms, which involve the invention of rules or methods designed to structure the production of a poem's content.


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