Another E. E. Cummings

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Liveright, 1998 - Poetry - 310 pages
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Here is an eye-opening selection of Cummings's most avant-garde poetry and prose. Cummings was a pioneer in sound and concrete poetry. He worked with the traditional form of the sonnet until he made it all his own through linguistic and typographic inventions that have never been properly recognized. His prose is no less experimental; he wrote memoirs, essays, and fiction that are constantly provocative and often radically experimental.

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I find this book, though an admirably good attempt, to be lacking in content. To be frank, there aren't enough of Cumming's poems in the book, and although Kostelanetz has either written or compiled ... Read full review

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E. E. Cummings (1894–1962) was among the most influential, widely read, and revered modernist poets. His many awards included an Academy of American Poets Fellowship, two Guggenheim Fellowships, and the Bollingen Prize. Among his many volumes are The Enormous Room and Tulips & Chimneys.

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