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Agon : towards a theory of revisionism / Harold Bloom.

New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1982.
ISBN 0195029453, 9780195029451

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Other Title Revisionism
Subjects American poetry -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Poésie américaine -- Histoire et critique.
Revisionisme (geschiedenis)
Description ix, 336 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Includes index.
Also issued online.
Contents A prelude to Gnosis -- Agon: revisionism and critical personality -- Lying against time: Gnosis, poetry, criticism -- Catastrophe creation: Gnosis, Kabbalah, and Blake -- Freud and the sublime: a catastrophe theory of creativity -- Freud's concepts of defense and the poetic will -- Emerson: the American religion -- Whitman's image of voice: to the tally of my soul -- Clinamen: towards a theory of fantasy -- The sublime crossing and the death of love -- Wallace Stevens: a poem of our Gnosis -- Hart Crane's Gnosis -- Measuring the canon: John Ashbery's Wet casements and Tapestry -- John Hollander's Spectral emanations: the menorah as the white light of trope -- Free and broken tablets: the cultural prospects of American Jewry -- Coda: the American difference in poetry and criticism.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)7282865
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WorldCat Identities Bloom, Harold.
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