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Marjorie Perloff

Marjorie Perloff, Sadie D. Patek Professor Emerita of Humanities at Stanford University, is author of Unoriginal Genius: Poetry by Other Means in the New Century.

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Remembering John Ashbery

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Resurrecting Vladimir Mayakovsky.

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New collections of Ezra Pound's poetry. 

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What Lyn Hejinian's poetry tells us about chance, fortune, and pleasure.

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Put the literature back into literary studies.

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Today’s poetry establishment commands polite respect but hardly enthusiasm and excitement.

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Final repsonse: Why does any of this matter?

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Bloom is perfectly aware of the limitations of his chosen texts.

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