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Theodore Roethke - American Writers 30

Theodore Roethke - American Writers 30: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers

Copyright Date: 1963
Edition: NED - New edition
Pages: 48
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    Theodore Roethke - American Writers 30
    Book Description:

    Theodore Roethke. To meet a need which had been felt for some time both in the United States and abroad, the pamphlet series, the University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers, was established in 1959. By providing readable critical introductions to American Writers, the pamphlets were designed to meet the needs and tastes of mature students and readers of imaginative literature throughout the world.

    eISBN: 978-0-8166-5221-1
    Subjects: History

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  1. Front Matter
    (pp. 1-4)
  2. Theodore Roethke
    (pp. 5-45)

    It is sometimes said of modern poetry that its day is over that the revolution which swept through all the arts from about 1910 until a decade after World War I died out in the political anxiety and commitment of the 1930’s, and that while the great poets who created the modern idiom — Yeats, Eliot, and Pound, for example — pursued their own ways to artistic maturity, writers growing up after them could no longer find the stimulating atmosphere of participation in what Randall Jarrell so aptly called “an individual but irregularly cooperative experimentalism.” To a certain extent that...

  3. Selected Bibliography
    (pp. 46-47)