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Louis Zukofsky

Carroll F. TERRELL

Louis Zukofsky

man and poet

by Carroll F. TERRELL

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Published by National Poetry Foundation in Orono, Maine .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Carroll F. Terrell.
The Physical Object
Pagination449p.
Number of Pages449
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19882372M

Louis Zukofsky: Selected Poems is an absolutely necessary book for anyone seeking to understand twentieth-century American poetry. Zukofsky is a master, but he is definitely a formidable master. Zukofsky is a master, but he is definitely a formidable master. Zukofsky has been intrigued for some time by an Ovid-Shakespeare-Spinoza continuum. According to his essay Bottom (New Directions 14) which is the beginning of a book on Shakespeare, both the Bard and Spinoza looked up to Ovid, and thirty-five years after the publication of the First Folio Spinoza had abstracted Shakespeare's drama.

  Anew Poetry by Louis Zukofsky Here is the complete music-filled arc of Louis Zukofsky’s shorter verse collected in one volume: lyrical love poems written to his wife Celia and son Paul; the groundbreaking “Poem Beginning ’The’,” which sends up ’The Waste Land’ and its cultural vision in a cloud of bricolage, a hilarious pastiche of quotes, canon and kitsch, high and low. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for A by Louis Zukofsky (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!5/5(1).

‘‘A’’ Poetry by Louis Zukofsky At long last, here is the whole of Louis Zukofsky’s epic masterpiece “A” back in print with misprints corrected and a new, fresh introduction by the noted scholar Barry Ahearn. No other poem in the English language is filled with as much daily love, light, intellect, and music. Louis Zukofsky first achieved a reputation in the literary world during the s, when Ezra Pound published his work in Exile. Later he became editor of Poetry, in which, in , he actively promoted the as yet relatively unknown William Carlos Williams and Kenneth Rexroth, among others.


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Louis Zukofsky spent forty-six years writing his masterwork “A,” and died before he could see the completed version published. Poet, translator, fiction writer, essayist, anthologist, critic, teacher, WPA worker, and binding force of the Objectivist poets, Zukofsky was born in New York City and lived in or near the city his whole life/5(9).

The career of Louis Zukofsky (–) has been overlooked by all but the most fervent students of American poetry, a situation that legendary house New Directions hopes to correct with its double-barreled publication of Zukosky's book-length epic "A" and Anew, a somewhat less menacing companion volume of shorter poems.

To call Zukofsky an acquired taste would be an understatement; an /5. Louis Zukofsky was one of Louis Zukofsky book most important second-generation American modernist poets. He was co-founder and primary theorist of the Objectivist group of poets and was to be an important influence on subsequent generations of poets in America and abroad/5.

Louis Zukofsky is an important American poet. The son of immigrant Russian Jews, he was born Louis Zukofsky book the Jewish ghetto of the Lower East Side of Manhattan in He is perhaps best-known for “A”, a monumental poem in 24 parts, and for inventing the term “objectivists” to describe himself and a loose-knit group of avant-garde poets.

By Zukofsky’s definition, objectivist poets were. Louis Zukofsky was a writer's writer. Largely ignored by the general reading public, he counted Kenneth Rexroth and William Carlos Williams among his admirers, and the Beloit Literary Journal insists that his poems are "essential for anyone hoping to understand the whole modern movement, especially the Objectivist branch." This complete collection of Zukofsky's short poems gives readers a good Cited by: Louis Zukofsky spent forty-six years writing his masterwork “A,” and died before he could see the completed version published.

Poet, translator, fiction writer, essayist, anthologist, critic, teacher, WPA worker, and binding force of the Objectivist poets, Zukofsky was born in New York City and lived in or near the city his whole : New Directions Publishing Corporation.

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This is the first collection to draw on the full range of Zukofsky’s Brand: Library of America. Collected fiction by Zukofsky, Louis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Louis Zukofsky () is the author of an enormous poem called simply “A,” an plus-page work written over the course of more than 50 years in a mélange of styles and forms, from.

About Louis Zukofsky: Selected Poems. With an ear tuned to the most delicate musical effects, an eye for exact and heterogeneous details, and a mind bent on experiment, Louis Zukofsky was preeminent among the radical Objectivist poets of the s.

First edition of Zukofsky's third book. Inscribed on the front free endpaper "For Hugh Kenner from Louis Zukofsky, 10/14/62". Kenner is the author of the monumental study The Pound Era, in which Zukofsky's "A" is quoted at length & warmly commended.

Everyone seems to know that Louis Zukofsky, at the instigation of Ezra Pound and invitation of Harriet Monroe, guest-edited the February issue of Poetry magazine now famously known as the "Objectivists" issue.

That issue would become part of literary history not only for Zukofsky's contributions, and those of Basil Bunting, George Oppen, Charles Reznikoff, Kenneth Rexroth, John. Get this from a library. Louis Zukofsky. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as.

Read aloud, Zukofsky's poems sometimes show how he used sound effects to add additional layers of meaning to the text. In addition to All: The Collected Shorter Poems, Zukofsky's writing includes one of the major book-length poem sequences of American modernism, "A,” and a massive theoretical work, Bottom: On Shakespeare.

Louis Zukofsky (zew-KAHF-skee) was as much respected for his criticism as he was for his poetry. His volumes of criticism include Le Style Apollinaire (, with René Taupin), A Test of Poetry. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Zukofsky, Louis, Autobiography. Louis Zukofsky. New York, Grossman, (OCoLC) Named Person.

Louis Zukofsky (Janu - ) was an American poet. As a founder, and the primary theorist, of the Objectivist group of poets, he was an important influence on subsequent generations of poets in America and abroad.

Zukofsky was born in the lower east side of New York City to Lithuanian Jewish parents, father Pinchos (ca. ) and mother Chana (–), both. About Louis Zukofsky Charles Bernstein is Regan Professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of over forty books including the essays collections, My Way: Speeches and Poems, A Poetics, and Content's Dream: Essays and the poetry collections With Strings, Republics of Reality:and Dark City/5().

Louis Zukofsky was the son of Russian-Jewish immigrants and was reared on the lower East Side of New York City. His father, a religious and deeply sensitive man, was a presser in a clothing. Louis Zukofsky was born in New York City in and lived there nearly all his life.

A close friend and younger contemporary of William Carlos Williams, e.e. cummings, and Ezra Pound, Zukofsky was a poet of ceaseless experiment, as well as a fiction writer, translator, essayist, anthologist, critic, scholar, and teacher.

He died in The American poet Louis Zukofsky received little public attention during his lifetime, though he was regarded by his literary contemporaries as one of the finest writers in the United States. Now in paperback, Complete Short Poetry gathers all of Zukofsky's poetry outside his page magnum opus entitled " A"--including work that appeared in All: The Collected Short Poems,the.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Louis Zukofsky - Selected Poems by Louis Zukofsky (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay!

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