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Posts tagged “Wallace Stevens”

Into The Mystic With W.S.

Towards the end of the Orthodox liturgy this morning, I began to …

Posted August 11th, 2013

The Mountain Of One’s Imagination

I love dipping into the Collected Poems of Wallace Stevens. Half of …

Posted August 10th, 2013

Serenity And Wallace Stevens

Most of Wallace Stevens’s poetry I don’t understand. Some of it I …

Posted August 8th, 2013

Religion, Like Poetry

  Man Carrying Thing The poem must resist the intelligence Almost successfully. …

Posted April 22nd, 2013

Everydayness

The way through the world Is more difficult to find than the …

Posted November 14th, 2012

The Hip-Hop Wallace Stevens

Stevens wrote this poem in 1942. Say it out loud; it sounds …

Posted August 8th, 2012

Weaponizing Culture

Mark T. Mitchell, on the culture war: Culture war suggests a battle …

Posted August 8th, 2012

Wallace Stevens on Faith, Hope, & Lost Causes

Have you not seen Noah Millman’s hilarious riff off the most famous …

Posted July 31st, 2012

Stevens & The Extraordinary Ordinary

Wallace Stevens was one of the 20th century’s greatest poets, and an …

Posted July 31st, 2012

The Conservative Wallace Stevens

Allen Mendenhall:  It would seem at first blush that American modernism is …

Posted July 27th, 2012

‘To Bathe Their Hearts In Later Moonlight’

I keep thinking about this Wallace Stevens poem: Homunculus et la Belle …

Posted July 26th, 2012

Into The Mystic With Wallace Stevens

Ever heard of Wallace Stevens? If you love poetry or American literature, …

Posted July 21st, 2012