Coverart for item
The Resource Dickinson's misery : a theory of lyric reading, Virginia Jackson, (electronic resource)

Dickinson's misery : a theory of lyric reading, Virginia Jackson, (electronic resource)

Label
Dickinson's misery : a theory of lyric reading
Title
Dickinson's misery
Title remainder
a theory of lyric reading
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Jackson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Virginia Walker
Dewey number
811/.4
LC call number
PS1541.Z5
LC item number
J33 2005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dickinson, Emily
  • Dickinson, Emily
  • Women and literature
  • Lyric poetry
  • Poetics
Label
Dickinson's misery : a theory of lyric reading, Virginia Jackson, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-291) and index
Contents
1: Dickinson undone -- Bird-tracks -- "When what they sung for ..." -- Lyric context -- Hybrid poems -- Dickinson unbound -- The archive -- 2: Lyric reading -- "My cricket" -- Lyric alienation -- Lyric theory -- Against (lyric) theory -- 3: Dickinson's figure of address -- "The only poets" -- Lyric media -- "The man who makes sheets of paper" -- "You--there--I--here" -- "The most pathetic thing I do" -- 4: "Faith in anatomy" -- Achilles' head -- The interpretant -- "No bird--yet rode in Ether--" -- The queen's place -- 5: Dickinson's misery -- "Misery, how fair" -- "The literature of misery" -- "This chasm" -- "And bore her safe away."
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001059599
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780691119915
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004052466
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001059599
Label
Dickinson's misery : a theory of lyric reading, Virginia Jackson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-291) and index
Contents
1: Dickinson undone -- Bird-tracks -- "When what they sung for ..." -- Lyric context -- Hybrid poems -- Dickinson unbound -- The archive -- 2: Lyric reading -- "My cricket" -- Lyric alienation -- Lyric theory -- Against (lyric) theory -- 3: Dickinson's figure of address -- "The only poets" -- Lyric media -- "The man who makes sheets of paper" -- "You--there--I--here" -- "The most pathetic thing I do" -- 4: "Faith in anatomy" -- Achilles' head -- The interpretant -- "No bird--yet rode in Ether--" -- The queen's place -- 5: Dickinson's misery -- "Misery, how fair" -- "The literature of misery" -- "This chasm" -- "And bore her safe away."
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001059599
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780691119915
Isbn Type
(pbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004052466
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001059599

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...