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The Resource Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson

Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson

Label
Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan
Title
Economy of the unlost
Title remainder
reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan
Statement of responsibility
Anne Carson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The ancient Greek lyric poet Simonides of Keos was the first poet in the Western tradition to take money for poetic composition. From this starting point, Anne Carson launches an exploration, poetic in its own right, of the idea of poetic economy. She offers a reading of certain of Simonides' texts and aligns these with writings of the modern Romanian poet Paul Celan, a Jew and survivor of the Holocaust, whose "economies" of language are notorious. Asking such questions as, What is lost when words are wasted? and Who profits when words are saved? Carson reveals the two poets' striking commonal
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1950-
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Carson, Anne
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Martin classical lectures. New series
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  • Simonides
  • Celan, Paul
  • Celan, Paul
  • Simonides
  • Comparative literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Economics in literature
  • Aesthetics
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • POETRY
  • Aesthetics
  • Comparative literature
  • Comparative literature
  • Economics in literature
  • Dichtkunst
  • Economische aspecten
  • Grieks
  • Duits
Label
Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-143) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
False sail -- Alienation -- Visibles invisibles -- Epitaphs -- Negation -- All candled things
Control code
ocn614689036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 147 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823154
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
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  • 22573/cttzsrd
  • cf6a7339-b765-42df-b032-c4e5d79d1b2d
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614689036
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-143) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
False sail -- Alienation -- Visibles invisibles -- Epitaphs -- Negation -- All candled things
Control code
ocn614689036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 147 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823154
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttzsrd
  • cf6a7339-b765-42df-b032-c4e5d79d1b2d
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)614689036
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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