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Induring the presidential campaign, vice presidential candidate, Sarah Palin lionized small towns. Sia Masters che Fabrizio sono due grandi poeti, tutti e due pacifisti, tutti e due anarchici libertari, tutti e due evocatori di quelli che sono stati edhar nostri sogni. A few told of how they lived.

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The thrust of Spoon River is that people are people, they are no rivef than people in big cities except that people in small towns know a good deal about the personal business of their neighbors. My high opinion of his work has never changed, notwithstanding the fact that he hasn’t been cool for 50 years, if ever.

It is a unique and very fulfilling experience. Paperbackpages. Wikiquote has quotations related to: Quell’autunno mia figlia ricevette a Parigi il primo premio per un quadro intitolato Il vecchio mulino- il vecchio mulino ad acqua prima che Henry Wilkin ci mettesse il vapore. Sono tanti, troppi, i componimenti che mi hanno lasciato qualcosa, i personaggi femminili specialmente.


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While very accessible, Masters is astute. Edgar Lee Masters was the ei poet whose poetry I loved with my whole heart. This book of blank verse poetry, focusing on the character and fate of different people, is intended as a blunt expose of small town life. In particolare Un ottico parte come una classica ballata ma poi si apre a suggestioni psichedeliche e a mille voci che si rincorrono.

Retrieved 15 February View all 4 comments. Colta da un impulso irrefrenabile, comincia a tradurlo in italiano. Some of these stories are particularly heart-wrenching, as in the paired poems “Elsa Wertman” and “Hamilton Greene”, or biting, as with “Mrs.

View all 11 comments. Grazie Donna Elvira ,Elettra e Fausta! The interplay of various villagers — e. Sarei tentato di credere che a Spoon River sia seppellita la maggior spoo di noi.

Spoon River Anthology

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Books by Edgar Lee Masters. Jan 01, Christina rated it it was amazing. A seeming non-sequitur, perhaps, but it will come back around in the end: Want to Read saving…. L’ombra della morte, per ridare alla vita le sue dimensioni.

I, like many people, had read some of the pieces in “Spoon River Anthology” in college, but I have to recommend reading the entire work. Ho sempre impostato la mia vita in modo da morire con trecentomila rimorsi e nemmeno un rimpianto. Some poems stand alone, with little to no connection to any of the various story arcs; of those: Quando sentii la pallottola entrarmi nei cuore mi augurai di esser rimasto a casa e finito in prigione per quel furto dei porci di Curl Trenary, invece di fuggire e arruolarmi.


Not a bad book, but not one I would read again or recommend to others.

There are harsh pieces in this text, especially the “Indignation Jones” and “Minerva Jones” pieces. Ezra Pound ‘s review of the Spoon River poems begins, “At last! After growing up and leaving Lewistown for Chicago, Masters met and befriended William Marion Reedythe owner, publisher and editor of the St. Proprio mastters dice Jones il suonatore Yet all the while I hungered for meaning in my life. L’Antologia di Spoon River.

E’ un ‘must’, no?

He claims that the Lewistown residents who strove to identify the poems’ characters edgqr real people did so only “with poor success. The Legacy of Edgar Lee Masters. At last America has discovered a poet. In our formal education, we so rarely presented with even remotely contemporary examples of book-length poems or projects. Si cessa di essere giovani, dice Pavese, ler si capisce che dire un dolore lascia il tempo che trova.

My hometown was more Twin Peaks than Mayberry.

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