The Resource Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson, (electronic resource/)

Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson, (electronic resource/)

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
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
884/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4411
LC item number
.C37 1999eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Martin classical lectures. New series
Label
Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=286710
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 (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttzsrd
Label
Economy of the unlost : reading Simonides of Keos with Paul Celan, Anne Carson, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=286710
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 (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttzsrd

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