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The Fire: Collected Essays of Robin Blaser

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Spanning four decades of meditation on the avant-garde in poetry, art, and philosophy, the essays collected in The Fire reveal Robin Blaser's strikingly fresh perspective on "New American" poets, deconstructive philosophies, current events, and the state of humanities now. The essays, gathered in one volume for the first time, include commentaries on Jack Spicer, Charles O ...more
Paperback, 535 pages
Published September 29th 2006 by University of California Press (first published 2006)
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When I think about writing critically, Blaser is my model. He articulates many of my most deeply held questions and responds speculatively to these queries in a way that I find deeply engaging and satisfying.
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YES!

PENN SOUND has many Robin Blaser readings and lectures at:

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