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Uncertainty & plenitude

five contemporary poets

by Peter Stitt

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by University of Iowa Press in Iowa City .
Written in English

  • Ashbery, John -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Dobyns, Stephen, 1941- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Simic, Charles, 1938- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Stern, Gerald, 1925- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Wright, Charles, 1935- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Uncertainty in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-196) and index.

    Other titlesUncertainty and plenitude
    StatementPeter Stitt.
    LC ClassificationsPS325 .S85 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200 p. ;
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL663236M
    ISBN 100877455996
    LC Control Number97008756

    Discussion "From the perspective of the individual, there are four principles of plenitude. The first is a new allocation of time. For decades, Americans have devoted an increasing fraction of their time and money to the market—working longer hours, filling leisure time with activities that require more income per unit of time, and buying, rather than making, more of what they consume. She is the author of Unmeaningable (Gordon Hill Press, ), winner of the Trillium Book Award for Poetry; the bp Nichol Chapbook Award nominated unseen garden (knife | fork | book, ); and The Uncertainty Principle (Tightrope Books, ).

      The slit introduces uncertainty in momentum of approximately h/d because the particle passes through the wall. But, let us determine the momentum of the particle by measuring the recoil of . The COVID virus should have all people doing introspection about their lives. We live in uncertain times from the world’s perspective but as Christians we have the assurance that even if we do not know what is going on in the world, our comfort is the fact that God has everything under control and no virus will ever go any farther than when the Lord declares it has fulfilled his will.

    There’s Grant MacCracken’s e-book, Plenitude, and in meat-space, a book called Dow , Only a hundred years ago, at the dawn of the age of uncertainty, a reporter asked Theodore. Uncertainty is a fundamental and unavoidable feature of daily life; in order to deal with uncertaintly intelligently, we need to be able to represent it and reason about it. In this book, Joseph Halpern examines formal ways of representing uncertainty and considers various logics for reasoning about it. While the ideas presented are formalized in terms of definitions and theorems, the emphasis.

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Instead his method of close reading provides for a thorough assessment of each poet's formal and thematic concerns. Conceptually sound and splendidly written, Uncertainty and Plenitude marks a vital contribution to the criticism of contemporary American poetry.”—Sewanee Review.

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Uncertainty and Plenitude: Five Contemporary Poets. Peter Stitt. Paper: Cloth: I certify that the book requested is for use by the student in connection with a course in which the student is registered or enrolled at the university, college, school or campus listed above. Today, in a world of ecological and economic uncertainty and distress, putting all one’s eggs in the basket of the capitalist market looks like a more dubious proposition.

The third principle of plenitude is “true materialism,” an environmentally aware approach to consumption. Stylistic Experimentation. Baroque poetry -- and indeed all of Baroque art -- was known for its extravagance and dramatic intensity. Peter Stitt explains in his book "Uncertainty and Plenitude" that Baroque poetry used a lot of imagery and linguistic experimentation and as such, had a "tendency toward obscurity and fragmentation.".

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Uncertainty?- Plenitude: Five Contemporary Poets by Peter Stitt (University of Iowa Press, pages. $) Uncertainty and Plenitude: Five Contemporary Poets is Peter Stitt's first volume of criticism to appear since The Worlds Hieroglyphic Beauty ().

Stitt considers the work of John Ashbery, Stephen Dobyns, Charles Simic, Gerald. Guests at Plenitude Resort can enjoy a vegetarian breakfast.

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In addition to contributing articles and reviews to literary journals, Stitt wrote several books, including:The World's Hieroglyphic Beauty: Five American Poets (),James Wright: the Heart of the Light (), andUncertainty & Plenitude: Five Contemporary Poets (). Stitt was a member of numerous organizations, such as the Modern Language.

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Abundance shows that the human propensity for mass consumption is not just the result of modern production capacities but fulfills a longstanding focus on plenitude as both the assurance of well-being and a buffer against uncertainty.

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Gerald Stern has been called an “American original,” “a sometimes comic, sometimes tragic visionary,” and, by his friend Stanley Kunitz, “the wilderness in American poetry.” Over dozens of books, and decades of teaching and activism, Stern has emerged as one of America’s most celebrated and irascible poets.

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