The Resource The presence of Pessoa : English, American, and Southern African literary responses, George Monteiro, (electronic resource)

The presence of Pessoa : English, American, and Southern African literary responses, George Monteiro, (electronic resource)

Label
The presence of Pessoa : English, American, and Southern African literary responses
Title
The presence of Pessoa
Title remainder
English, American, and Southern African literary responses
Statement of responsibility
George Monteiro
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fernando Pessoa (1888--1935) is perhaps the most engaging of the great Western modernists of this century. Born in Portugal but raised and educated in southern Africa, Pessoa wrote poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. George Monteiro provides refreshingly new interpretations of Pessoa's Mensagem (Message) and the modernist novella 0 Banqueiro Anarquista (The Anarchist Banker). But he is primarily interested in tracing Pessoa's influence on a wide range of contemporary writers. Among those Monteiro finds putting Pessoa's work to their own surprising -- and sometimes comic -- uses are Joyce Carol
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 820.9/0091
  • 820.90091
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR129.P67
LC item number
M66 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Studies in Romance Languages
Series volume
43
Label
The presence of Pessoa : English, American, and Southern African literary responses, George Monteiro, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; 1 Works and Days; 2 Old School Loyalties: Roy Campbell; 3 Poet and Antipoet: Edouard Roditi and Thomas Merton; 4 Dominoes: Edwin Honig; 5 City Lights: Lawrence Ferlinghetti; 6 Barbaric Complaint: Allen Ginsberg; 7 Blue Tiles: Joyce Carol Oates; 8 Durban Echoes: Charles Eglington; 9 Looking for Mr. Person: Michael Hamburger, John Wain, Andrew Harvey, and Dennis Silk; Appendix: Roy Campbell's Fernando Pessoa; Notes; Works Cited; Index
Control code
ocn900344856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813156873
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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.b32976744
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900344856
  • jstor0813156874

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