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The Poetics of the Everyday: Creative Repetition in Modern American Verse

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Wallace Stevens once described the "malady of the quotidian," lamenting the dull weight of everyday regimen. Yet he would later hail "that which is always beginning, over and over"--recognizing, if not celebrating, the possibility of fresh invention.

Focusing on the poems of Wallace Stevens, Robert Frost, Elizabeth Bishop, and James Merrill, Siobhan Phillips positions every
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Hardcover, 319 pages
Published December 1st 2009 by Columbia University Press
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Mar 09, 2012 Sasha rated it really liked it
Where did I PUT this book?

Anyway, the poems being discussed aren't in the book, so I need to source them before I can read them seriously. And I can't source them until I find the book and see what they are.
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