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By Joshua Marie Wilkinson

Anne Carson’s works re-think style in the most strange and nuanced ways in which few writers ever try, from her lyric essays, enigmatic poems, and novels in verse to additional forays into video and comics and collaborative functionality. Carson’s pathbreaking translations of historical Greek poetry and drama, in addition to her scholarship on every thing from Sappho to Celan, in basic terms proceed to illustrate the original imaginative and prescient she has for what’s attainable for a piece of literature to become.

Anne Carson: Ecstatic Lyre is the 1st e-book of essays devoted to the breadth of Anne Carson’s works, separately, spanning from Eros the Bittersweet through Red Doc. With contributions from Kazim Ali, Dan Beachy-Quick, Julie Carr, concord vacation, Cole Swensen, Eleni Sikelianos, and so forth (including translators, poets, essayists, students, novelists, critics, and collaborators themselves), we examine from Carson’s maximum admirers and closest readers in regards to the books that moved and encouraged them.

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