The Resource The necropastoral : poetry, media, occults, Joyelle McSweeney, (electronic resource)

The necropastoral : poetry, media, occults, Joyelle McSweeney, (electronic resource)

Label
The necropastoral : poetry, media, occults
Title
The necropastoral
Title remainder
poetry, media, occults
Statement of responsibility
Joyelle McSweeney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In The Necropastoral: Poetry, Media, Occults, poet Joyelle McSweeney presents an ecopoetics and a theory of Art that reflect such biological principles as degradation, proliferation, contamination, and decay. In these ambitious, bustling essays, McSweeney resituates poetry as a medium amid media; hosts "strange meetings" of authors, texts, and artworks across the boundaries of genre, period, and nation; and examines such epiphenomena as translation, anachronism, and violence. Through readings of artists as diverse as Wilfred Owen, Andy Warhol, Harryette Mullen, Roberto Bolano, Aime Cesaire, and Georges Bataille, The Necropastoral shows by what strategies art persists amid lethal conditions as a spectacular, uncanny force"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
P@U
Dewey number
808.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1072
LC item number
.M38 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Poets on poetry
Label
The necropastoral : poetry, media, occults, Joyelle McSweeney, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Control code
ocn915697150
Extent
1 online resource (pages cm)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780472052417
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1d73phg
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34744290
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)915697150
  • jstor0472120743

Library Locations

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