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), pp. 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'

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ISSNs: 0148-7132 (print)
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Keywords: sound, music, reflexive, poem, wallace stevens, susan howe
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ePrint ID: 79381
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May 2009Published
Date Deposited: 15 Mar 2010
Last Modified: 18 Apr 2017 20:15
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URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/79381

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