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Final Sculpture: Public Monuments and Modern Poets Michael North

Final Sculpture: Public Monuments and Modern Poets

Michael North

Published January 1st 1985
ISBN : 9780801417252
Hardcover
262 pages
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This book treats an important but neglected metaphor in recent poetry--that of the public monument. Michael North uses the monument, chosen by the poets themselves as an analogy for the poem, to address the problem of the role of the writer in thisMoreThis book treats an important but neglected metaphor in recent poetry--that of the public monument. Michael North uses the monument, chosen by the poets themselves as an analogy for the poem, to address the problem of the role of the writer in this century, balancing the public aspirations of modern poets against the constraints of modernist aesthetics.