By John G. Cawelti
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Fresh severe and scholarly curiosity in John Keats has inspired a resurgence of curiosity in his pal and mentor, the poet and journalist Leigh Hunt. This well timed number of essays via major British and North the United States romanticists explores Hunt's existence, writings and cultural importance over the whole size of his profession, arguing for the popularity of Hunt's significance to British highbrow and literary tradition within the Romantic interval.
Incarnations of deadly ladies, or femmes fatales, recur in the course of the works of girls writers within the Romantic interval. Adriana Craciun demonstrates how portrayals of femmes fatales or deadly girls performed a major position within the improvement of Romantic women's poetic identities and knowledgeable their exploration of concerns surrounding the physique, sexuality and politics.
This new learn of yankee poetry perspectives the poetics of Ezra Pound and his avant-garde fans in a wholly new gentle. either Romanticism and Modernism have variously been obvious as progressive or retrograde, narcissistic or self-abnegating. This interdisciplinary paintings seems to be earlier differences among colleges and types to bare an unforeseen hyperlink among poets' religious aspirations, formal experiments, and political convictions.
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