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Last Words, the first book of poems by poet/translator Guy Bennett, is a collection of brief, densely metaphorical lyrics characterized by a combined tension of form, syntax, and meaning.

Last Words, the first book of poems by poet/translator Guy Bennett, is a collection of brief, densely metaphorical lyrics characterized by a combined tension of form, syntax, and meaning. Using a collage technique described by John Cage as "writing through" other writers, Bennett fuses together a number of poetic timbres and stylistic registers into a single lyric voice.

It aimed to pick out the "third generation" of American modernist poets, and included quite a number of poems fresh from the little magazines of the late 1950s. In the longer term it attained a classic status, with critical approval and continuing sales. It was reprinted in 1999.

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Known for. Poetry, Literature. Guy Bennett is a poet/translator and author.

Known for. Chevalier de l’Ordre des palmes académiques, 2005. in French Literature from UCLA. Recent collections of poetry include Self-Evident Poems (2011), and, with Béatrice Mousli, of Poésies des deux mondes: un dialogue franco-américain à travers les revues, 1850-2004 (Paris: Ent'revues, 2004).

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The New American Poetry is a crucial cultural document, central to defining the poetics and the broader cultural dynamics of a particular historical moment. ―Alan Golding, author of From Outlaw to Classic: Canons in American Poetry. Donald Allen's New American Poetry served its purpose very well as a dignified, major anthology of poets whose reputations were then far from secured. It has two very serious flaws. It vastly under-represents women & poets of color.

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Two New England poets, Edwin Arlington Robinson and Robert Frost, who were not noted for technical experimentation, won both critical and popular acclaim in this period. Robinson, whose first book appeared in 1896, did his best work in sonnets, ballad stanzas, and blank verse. In the 1920s he won three Pulitzer Prizes-for his Collected Poems (published 1921), The Man Who Died Twice (1925), and Tristram (1927). Just as modern American drama had its beginnings in little theatres, modern American poetry took form in little magazines. Particularly important was Poetry: A Magazine of Verse, founded by Harriet Monroe in Chicago in 1912.

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Last Words, the first book of poems by poet/translator Guy Bennett, is a collection of brief, densely metaphorical lyrics characterized by a tension of form, syntax and meaning. Using a collage technique described by Cage as "writing through" other writers (in this case, poets ranging from Stein to Guest, from Lorca to Mac Low), Guy Bennett fuses together a variety of poetic timbres and stylistic registers into a single lyric voice. The result is a suite of humorous, often enigmatic poems whose potential meanings lie somewhere in the linguistic, yet inevitably human space that separates the reader from the work.
Last Words (New American Poetry) download epub
Poetry
Author: Guy Bennett
ISBN: 1557133360
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: Poetry
Language: English
Publisher: Sun & Moon Press; First edition. edition (December 1, 1997)
Pages: 96 pages