Allen Ginsberg's Buddhist poetics
Tony Trigilio (Creator)
Revives questions of poetics, religious authenticity, and political efficacy in Ginsberg's prophetic poetry. Author Tony Trigilio examines Ginsberg's Buddhism as an imperfect but deepening influence on the major poems of his career.
Print Book, English, 2012
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Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale, 2012
xx, 256 p. ; 23 cm.
Ginsberg's spiritual fathers
Queer dharma, anxiety, and fantasy in "Angkor Wat"
The two truths of "The change"
Language and the limits of romanticism
Strategies of retreat
Language, dream, self-(dis)closure
On the devotional