The "final finding of the ear": Wallace Stevens' modernist soundscapes

Middleton, Peter (2009) The "final finding of the ear": Wallace Stevens' modernist soundscapes. Wallace Stevens Journal, 33, (1), 61-82.


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Explores the question of why Stevens invested so much belief in a cosmology of sound, and discusses how the poet uses sound patterns to create reflexive, metapoetic effects, especially in 'Notes Toward a Supreme Fiction'

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 0148-7132 (print)
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Keywords: sound, music, reflexive, poem, wallace stevens, susan howe
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PS American literature
Divisions : University Structure - Pre August 2011 > School of Humanities > English
ePrint ID: 79381
Accepted Date and Publication Date:
May 2009Published
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2010
Last Modified: 31 Mar 2016 13:15

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