Six poets from the mountain south

by Lang, John

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press in Baton Rouge

Written in English
Published: Pages: 209 Downloads: 655
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJohn Lang
SeriesSouthern literary studies, Southern literary studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS261 .L36 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 209 p. ;
Number of Pages209
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24533570M
ISBN 100807135607
ISBN 109780807135600
LC Control Number2009027449
OCLC/WorldCa426888710

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In the most extensive work to date on major poets from the mountain South, John Lang explores the pervasive religious and spiritual concerns of many of the mountain South's finest writers, including Fred Chappell, Robert Morgan, Jeff Daniel Marion, Kathryn Stripling Byer, Jim Wayne Miller, and Charles by: 1.

: Six Poets from the Mountain South (Southern Six poets from the mountain south book Studies) eBook: John Lang: Kindle Store. Fred Chappell, Robert Morgan, Jeff Daniel Marion, Kathryn Stripling Byer, and Charles Wright, Lang demonstrates, all write poetry that explores, sometimes with widely varying results, what they see as the undeniable presence of the divine within the temporal by: 1.

Six Poets from the Mountain South $ Paperback Six Poets from the Mountain South by Lang's book is the most ambitious and searching foray yet into the worlds of these renowned post-World War II Appalachian poets. John Lang, professor of English at Emory & Henry College in Emory, Virginia, is the author of Understanding Fred Chappell and.

In the most extensive work to date on major poets from the mountain South, John Lang explores the pervasive religious and spiritual concerns of many of the mountain South's finest writers, including Fred Chappell, Robert Morgan, Jeff Daniel Marion, Kathryn Stripling Byer, and Charles Wright.

Nevertheless, the "crucial tension" (1) between traditional mountain religion and the majority of the region's major writers is what Lang intends to explore by focusing on these six influential poets: Miller himself, Fred Chappell, Robert Morgan, Jeff Daniel Marion, Kathryn Stripling Byer, and Charles Wright.

While this book focuses on six poets from the Appalachian South— Kathryn Stripling Byer, Fred Chappell, Jeff Daniel Marion, Jim Wayne Miller, Robert Morgan, and Charles Wright—that spirit of rebellion isCited by: 1.

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As my last Poet of the Day feature, I'm including three poets from that volume--Jim Wayne Miller, Jeff Daniel Marion, and Fred : Kathryn Stripling Byer. Southern Appalachian Poetry, ed. by Marita Garin. I love Marita's poetry.

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Miller’s statement serves as the springboard for John Lang’s Six Poets from the Mountain South, a thorough, nuanced analysis of the work of Miller and five other Appalachian poets. Lang contends that, in fact, much poetry from the mountain South engages religion and spirituality in a quest to find divinity in nature—a quest born from rebellion against “the excessive otherworldliness and the harsh.

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