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The Nonconformist's Memorial: Poems


The Nonconformist's Memorial is a gathering of four long sequences that underscores Susan Howe's reputation as one of the leading experimentalists writing today. How is a poet of language in history whose work resonates back through Melville, Dickinson, and Shelley to the seventeenth-century Metaphysicals and Puritans (the nonconformism of the title), and forward again to T. S. Eliot and the abstract expressionists. The sequences fall into two sections, "Turning" and "Conversion," in half-ironic nonconforming counterpart ...

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The Nonconformist's Memorial: Poems
1993, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780811212298

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