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Rilke, Modernism and Poetic Tradition
by Judith Ryan
Judith Ryan traces Rilke's development from aestheticism to modernism, paying special attention to the way his work engages with other poetry and the visual arts. Taking a skeptical view of Rilke's own myth of himself as a solitary genius, Ryan shows how deeply his writing is embedded in the culture of its day. Rilke is now the most widely-read and influential German-langu ...more
Hardcover, 270 pages
Published April 13th 2012 by Cambridge University Press
(first published October 31st 1995)
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