Poetic Intention (Trans. from the French)

Poetic Intention (Trans. from the French)

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Author / Contributor(s): Édouard Glissant ; Nathanaël
Publisher: Nightboat Books
Date: 2010

Trade paperback (US). 248p.
5.20 in. x 7.90 in.

Condition: NEW

In this first English-language translation of Poetic Intention, Glissant argues for the importance of the global position of art. He states that a poem, in its intention, must never deny the "way of the world." Poetic Intention creates a new landscape for understanding the relationship between aesthetics and politics.