Hart Crane and the Homosexual Text

"Canonized for being insufficiently American although he took America as his subject, chastised for obscurity by readers who would not allow or would not read homosexual meanings, Crane embodies many understandings of America, and of the ...

Hart Crane and the Homosexual Text

"Canonized for being insufficiently American although he took America as his subject, chastised for obscurity by readers who would not allow or would not read homosexual meanings, Crane embodies many understandings of America, and of the predicament of the gay writer."—Voice Literary Supplement "A brilliant critical model for understanding how textuality and sexuality can produce pervasive effects on each other in the writing of a figure like Crane."—Michael Moon, Duke University

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Hart Crane and the Homosexual Text
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Thomas E. Yingling
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-04-04 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

"Canonized for being insufficiently American although he took America as his subject, chastised for obscurity by readers who would not allow or would not read homosexual meanings, Crane embodies many understandings of America, and of the predicament of the gay writer."—Voice Literary Supplement "A brilliant critical model for understanding how
Language: en
Pages: 880
Authors: Thomas E. Yingling
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

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Hart Crane and Allen Tate
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Langdon Hammer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Focusing on the vexed friendship between Hart Crane and Allen Tate, this book examines twentieth-century American poetry's progress toward institutional sanction and professional organization, a process in which sexual identities, poetic traditions, and literary occupations were in question and at stake. Langdon Hammer combines biography and formalist analysis to argue
Hart Crane and the Modernist Epic
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: D. Gabriel
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-24 - Publisher: Springer

This study examines Hart Crane's canonical ambitions in The Bridge and argues for a new species of epic, 'the modernist epic,' which also includes Pound's The Cantos, Eliot's The Waste Land, and Williams's Paterson. It offers a close reading of The Bridge as a hybrid of lyric and epic modes.
Literature and Homosexuality
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Michael J. Meyer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Rodopi

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