Modernism and Poetic Inspiration

The Shadow Mouth

  • Authors
  • Jed Rasula

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Jed Rasula
    Pages 1-12
  3. Jed Rasula
    Pages 139-157
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 205-251

About this book


The sites of inspiration documented in this book range from nineteenth century linguistic theory to postmodern strategies of conceptual writing, encompassing well known instances of modernist poetics (Mallarmé, Pound, Olson) alongside obscure but revealing figures like Otto Nebel and Henri-Martin Barzun.


concept drawing modernism poetics poetry writing

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