The New Sentence

Author(s): Ron Silliman

Literature

Cultural Studies. Linguistics. Originally appearing in 1977 and now in its 11th printing, THE NEW SENTENCE by Ron Silliman is a classic collection of essays by one of the sharpest minds in American contemporary poetic thought. It is a collection with rich insight into Silliman's own monumental poetical work and the writing of his peers, a book which both illuminates the concerns of the era in which it was written and radiates outward with a tremendous scope that continues to bear fruit for the contemporary reader. "Ron Silliman is a terrific prose critic...positively bristles with intellectual and political energy of a very high order" -Bruce Boone.

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780937804209
  • : Segue Foundation
  • : Roof Books
  • : September 1987
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ron Silliman
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 200