New PDF release: American Comic Poetry: History, Techniques and Modern

By Jeff Morgan

comedian poetry is severe stuff, combining incongruity, satire and mental results to supply us a short victory over reason—which may possibly aid us keep ourselves, if now not the area. This e-book champions the literary flow of comedian poetry within the united states, offering an old context and exploring the paintings of such writers as Denise Duhamel, Campbell McGrath, Billy Collins, Thomas Lux and Tony Hoagland. Their recommendations display how they make us snort whereas addressing vital social concerns.

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