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Unformatted text preview: Not going to last Influences before hand Pages o 6,7 Modernist vs. Post Modern Post dismisses Modernists think anomie, hollowness Post sees the world emptier Death of god, holocaust, forces man is up against Nothing is believable No stable truth Post thinks there is no absolute meaning Everything is just a matter of trade and sale Imagism Dolittle poem Orchard Short lived No definite starting or ending point Anti-romantic Rejecting the idea that it is expressing personal experience No overflowing, overpowering, lengthy, descriptive metaphors No big moral lesson, didactic or sentimental narrative Compressed, compact in both form and word choice Free verse, vers libre Hard dry image Art for art sake, entity, thing in itself Ironizing the whole classical tradition Soujourner Truth Carlyle Susie Asado Cubism...
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- Spring '09