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Going by Contraries: Robert Frost's Conflict with Science

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One of the most vexing problems facing American modernist poets was how to find a place for poetry and religion in a culture that considered science its most reliable source of truth. By the time Robert Frost began writing, the Emersonian concept of nature as an analogue for a benevolent deity had been replaced among the scientifically educated by the view that nature's me ...more
Paperback, 220 pages
Published May 29th 2002 by University of Virginia Press
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