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Poetic License: Essays on Modernist and Postmodernist Lyric
In Poetic License, Marjorie Perloff insists that despite the recent interest in "opening up the canon," our understanding of poetry and poetics is all too often rutted in conventional notions of the lyric that shed little light on what poets and artists are actually doing today. On topics ranging from general problems of canonicity to the critical evaluation of such poets ...more
Paperback, 245 pages
Published July 1st 1990 by Northwestern University Press
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