Jeff Morgan's American Comic Poetry: History, Techniques and Modern PDF

By Jeff Morgan

comedian poetry is critical stuff, combining incongruity, satire and mental results to supply us a short victory over reason—which might aid us keep ourselves, if no longer the realm. This booklet champions the literary circulate of comedian poetry within the united states, offering an historic context and exploring the paintings of such writers as Denise Duhamel, Campbell McGrath, Billy Collins, Thomas Lux and Tony Hoagland. Their suggestions exhibit how they make us snort whereas addressing very important social concerns.

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