Emerson S Romantic Style

Pub Date : 2014-07-14 | Author : Julie K. Ellison | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781400853939
ISBN 13 : 1400853931

Professor Ellison demonstrates that the characteristic difficulties of Emerson's prose--its repetitiveness, discontinuity, and tonal peculiarities--are motivated by his use of inte..

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Pub Date : 2006 | Author : Harold Bloom | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438113401
ISBN 13 : 1438113404

Ralph Waldo Emerson was one of America's most influential thinkers. His essay, Nature is considered to be the founding document for the Transcendentalism movement, and his influenc..

Emerson S Transatlantic Romanticism

Pub Date : 2012-07-31 | Author : D. Greenham | Publisher : Springer

ISBN 10 : 9781137265203
ISBN 13 : 1137265205

This book provides an original account of Emerson's creative debts to the British and European Romantics, including Coleridge and Carlyle, firmly locating them in his New England c..

Emerson S Liberalism

Pub Date : 2009-07-14 | Author : Neal Dolan | Publisher : Univ of Wisconsin Press

ISBN 10 : 0299228037
ISBN 13 : 9780299228033

Emerson’s Liberalism explains why Ralph Waldo Emerson has been and remains the central literary voice of American culture: he gave ever-fresh and lasting expression to its most f..

On Leaving

Pub Date : 2010 | Author : Branka Arsić | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674050738
ISBN 13 : 9780674050730

In his essay âeoeCompensation,âe Emerson makes a surprising claim: âeoeEvery soul is by this intrinsic necessity quitting its whole system of things, its friends, and home, and ..

Poetry And Pragmatism

Pub Date : 1992 | Author : Richard Poirier | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674679903
ISBN 13 : 9780674679900

Richard Poirier, one of America's most eminent critics, reveals in this book the creative but mostly hidden alliance between American pragmatism and American poetry. He brilliantly..

Seeing Into The Life Of Things

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : John L. Mahoney | Publisher : Fordham Univ Press

ISBN 10 : 0823217337
ISBN 13 : 9780823217335

As the discourse of contemporary cultural studies brings questions of race, nationality, and gender to the center of critical attention nowadays, there is a strong sense that relig..