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Author Bawer, Bruce, 1956-
Title The middle generation : the lives and poetry of Delmore Schwartz, Randall Jarrell, John Berryman, and Robert Lowell / Bruce Bawer
Imprint Hamden, Conn. : Archon Books, 1986
book jacket
 Euro-Am Studies Lib 2F  811.509 B329mi    AVAILABLE    30500100425183
Descript 216 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-210) and index
Also issued online
Part One, "The Generic Life": Prologue, Turbulent Childhoods, Alienated Adulthoods, The Dream of Knowledge -- Part Two, The Early Poetry: The Eliotic Sensibility, Schwartz, the Paradigm, Jarrell and the Influence of Auden, Berryman and the Influence of Yeats, Lowell and the Symbolists -- Part Three, The Later Poetry: A Break with Eliot, Summer Knowledge: Schwartz's Later Poetry, The Book of Death: Jarrell's Later Poetry, Dreams and Delusions: Berryman's Later Poetry, "Yet why not say what happened?": Lowell's Later Poetry
Subject American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Alienation (Social psychology) in literature
Poetry -- Authorship -- Psychological aspects
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography
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