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The river of time : time-space, history, and language in avant-garde, modernist, and contemporary Russian and Anglo-American poetry / Ian Probstein.

Author/Creator:
Probshteĭn, I︠A︡n, author.
Publication:
Boston : Academic Studies Press, 2017.
Series:
Jews of Russia & Eastern Europe and their legacy.
Jews of Russia & Eastern Europe and their legacy
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 278 pages ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Russian poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Comparative literature -- Russian and English.
Comparative literature -- English and Russian.
Space and time in literature.
History in literature.
Modernism (Literature) -- Soviet Union -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- England -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- United States -- History and criticism.
English poetry.
Modernism (Literature).
Russian poetry.
England.
Soviet Union.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents:
Introduction. Forms of time-space (chronotope) in poetry
Beyond barriers: avant-garde and futurism
Forms of chronotope in avant-garde poetry
"The king of time" and "The slave of time": Velimir Khlebnikov and Vladimir Mayakovsky
Chronotopes of reality and history in the poetry of Osip Mandelstam, W. B. Yeats and Ezra Pound
Nature and "the artifice of eternity": the relation to nature and reality for Yeats, Pound and Mandelstam
"Sailing to Byzantium"-"sailing after knowledge": Byzantium as a symbol of cultural heritage in Mandelstam, Yeats, and Pound
Fear and awe: Osip Mandelstam's "The slate ode"
T. S. Eliot: "Liberation from the future as well as the past"
The waste land as a human drama revealed by Eliot's dialogic imagination
"Liberation from the future as well as the past": time-space and history in four quartets
Joseph Brodsky: "The river of time" or "what gets left of a man"
John Ashbery: "Time is an emulsion"
Charles Bernstein: "Of time and the line".
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Probshteĭn, I︠A︡n, author. River of time
ISBN:
9781618116260
1618116266
9781618116277
OCLC:
974453794
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