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America, a prophecy : a new reading of American poetry from pre-Columbian times to the present, edited by George Quasha and Jerome Rothenberg

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America, a prophecy : a new reading of American poetry from pre-Columbian times to the present
Title
America, a prophecy
Title remainder
a new reading of American poetry from pre-Columbian times to the present
Statement of responsibility
edited by George Quasha and Jerome Rothenberg
Creator
Contributor
Compiler
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • mul
  • eng
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DLC
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Quasha, George
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS586
LC item number
.Q37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rothenberg, Jerome
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  • American poetry
  • Indian poetry
  • American poetry
  • Indian poetry
  • Lyrik
  • Indianer
  • Nordamerika
Label
America, a prophecy : a new reading of American poetry from pre-Columbian times to the present, edited by George Quasha and Jerome Rothenberg
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • Re Beginnings: [Iroquois]: The tree of the great peace -- From Song of myself -- Religio or, The child's guide to knowledge -- From winning his way -- The walls do not fall / -- Not ideas about the thing but the thing itself -- Map one: Origins: [Maya]: From Popol Vuh: Beginnings -- [Delaware]: From The walam olum, or red score -- The great explosion -- Maximus, from dogtown-I -- Tribal memories (passages) -- [Sermon]: Behold the rib! -- The end -- [Sioux]: Three for bear -- Canto XLVII -- A series of seri songs / whales -- The head of the whale -- The animals -- "In winter in my room" Emily Dickinson -- The lynx -- The masks -- This compost -- Map of the earth & sky: migrations -- Book of the Hopi [I]: Migration symbols -- Book of the Hopi [II]: Song of the humpbacked flute player -- "Moundbuilders": The great serpent mound of Adams County, Ohio -- The prairies -- Hamatreya -- Relation -- A lesson in geography -- Anecdote of men by the thousand -- Lewiston is a pleasant place -- Cutty sark -- A landscape from Four saints in three acts -- The hump-backed flute player -- Words -- [Papago]: From "Naming events" -- Food -- Aztec definitions -- Stones -- Chicken -- Nail -- Schizophrenic definitions -- Short introduction to the word -- From Notes and projects for the large glass -- Movements from the punctual and segmentative aspects of some Hopi verbs -- Excerpts from gloss for an unknown language -- -- Five words for Joe dunn on his 22nd birthday -- A moon peyote altar -- Shaker events -- Sadakichi's 1895 psychedelic light show -- Conversation VIII. Nativity of spirit, Family relation -- From twenty-seven episodes for the aquarian theater -- 2 pages, 122 words on music and dance -- Past and present -- Song from Shaking the pumpking [Seneca] -- Sound-poem -- Charcoal man -- Kling-Hratzvenga (Deathwail) -- Ghost tantra No. 8 -- "5th gatha" -- 2 useful poems that traveled across the Atlantic -- Magical incantation -- Coyote Shaman songs -- bright -- [Maya]: From The popol vuh: blood-girl and the chiefs of hell
  • The mother -- Empire brothers -- Ode inscribed to W.H. Channing -- From Paterson, book three -- Testimony -- From the beautiful contradictions -- Mescaline -- Respondez! -- The ice eagle -- Black snake -- American spring song -- The boasting drunk in Dodge -- Wyof -- The inner part -- Three songs of mad coyote -- The goddess -- From The teeth-mother naked at last -- Black dada nihilismus -- Canto -- From The birth of the war god -- A tree of history -- From Battiste Good's winter count -- From The first book of the American chronicles of the times -- From The book of Mormon: Christ's crucifixion witnessed in America -- From deaths on three-mile creek -- Letter -- To the states -- Who was he? -- History of Nez Perce Indians from 1805 up to the present time 1880 -- I am the woman -- The lawyers know too much -- Euripides Alexopoulus -- The man in the brown coat -- They all made peace -- what is peace? -- Newsreel LXVI -- Mister Charlie -- Rho -- The dam -- Passages 24 orders -- Thesis -- "In Goya's greatest scenes" -- For the day of atonement/ 1963 -- The signifying monkey and the lion -- Old man Sam Ward's history of the Gee-Haw Whimmy-Diddle -- Drawing of a band concert on a matchbox -- Cartography -- history -- From The presidents of the United States of America -- George Washington and the loss of his teeth -- The compost -- Telling about Coyote -- Horoscope of a tentative North American Republic -- Lines -- after Shakespeare -- Pip'soliloquy -- Three poems -- From mineself -- minesoul -- and -- mine -- cast-iron lover -- Vision -- Five prose poems -- From love's body -- Vision event -- Spirit song -- The dog vision -- Fragment from "The sleepers" -- Fromn The narrative of A. Gordon Pym -- From The hasheesh eater -- "I think I was enchanted" -- Poem -- Birds -- Houdini -- We meet the old griper [a mythdream] -- From Hoodoo-conjuration-witchcraft-rootwork -- Coffin -- The face in the bar room mirror -- The people v. the people -- The house of incest -- The outlaw of the lowest planet -- Unfold! unfold!
  • Ritual one -- Coyote -- Psalm IV -- At the well -- The angel -- The diabolic condition -- The hen flower -- "A coven" -- I am a cowboy in the boat of Ra -- A waratah blossom -- thru Dennis Tedlock: The shumeekuli -- Two mushrooms -- Song of the east -- Meditation 31. Joh. 15.13. Greater love hath no man etc. -- Peyote songs -- Blight -- For plants -- Forest -- Short: snake doctor blues -- But so as by fire -- Th' Ambrosia of the god's as weed on earth -- And once again -- The yellow flower -- The code -- Celestial trees of Glacier Park -- Canto XVII -- The pleasures of variety -- Heavenly display -- The garden -- From X-ing a paragraph -- Sea-shore fancies -- "I cannot live with you" -- The marshes of Glynn -- American Indian songs -- The return -- Love-chemical relationship -- Sonnets that please -- Spenser's Ireland -- The last poem to be written -- From hang it on the wall -- A:4 -- Four poems -- Poem -- From spring and all -- The structure of Rime I -- From "projective verse" -- The watchers -- Phonemics -- From lecture on nothing -- From Stanzas for Iris Lezak -- The music, the rooms -- Forms XIII -- Sunflower sutra -- "211th chorus" from Mexico City blues -- Exercises for ear -- on seeing paroah sanders blowing -- do you remember -- From high summer -- From sonnets -- The day of the bell -- The translucent mechanics -- Maumau American canto 31 -- Tablet XII -- A frame from the Dresden Codex -- From The blue house of Tlaloc -- Emblem poems -- Prose poem -- From October -- From The Biglow papers -- The runner -- Visor'd -- Two poems -- Cyanea arctica -- "Banish air from air" -- Three definitions from sharp -- Two untitled poems -- Dramatic fragment -- From Chippewa music -- From The Chinese written character as a medium for poetry -- Oread -- Canto XLIX -- A white hunter -- From A geographical history of America -- From Before the flowers of friendship faded friendship faded -- From lifting belly -- Arithmetical progression of the verb "to be" -- From A prolegomenon to a theodicy -- Affectionate
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxxviii, 603 pages
Isbn
9780394480831
Lccn
73004811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)605755
Label
America, a prophecy : a new reading of American poetry from pre-Columbian times to the present, edited by George Quasha and Jerome Rothenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Re Beginnings: [Iroquois]: The tree of the great peace -- From Song of myself -- Religio or, The child's guide to knowledge -- From winning his way -- The walls do not fall / -- Not ideas about the thing but the thing itself -- Map one: Origins: [Maya]: From Popol Vuh: Beginnings -- [Delaware]: From The walam olum, or red score -- The great explosion -- Maximus, from dogtown-I -- Tribal memories (passages) -- [Sermon]: Behold the rib! -- The end -- [Sioux]: Three for bear -- Canto XLVII -- A series of seri songs / whales -- The head of the whale -- The animals -- "In winter in my room" Emily Dickinson -- The lynx -- The masks -- This compost -- Map of the earth & sky: migrations -- Book of the Hopi [I]: Migration symbols -- Book of the Hopi [II]: Song of the humpbacked flute player -- "Moundbuilders": The great serpent mound of Adams County, Ohio -- The prairies -- Hamatreya -- Relation -- A lesson in geography -- Anecdote of men by the thousand -- Lewiston is a pleasant place -- Cutty sark -- A landscape from Four saints in three acts -- The hump-backed flute player -- Words -- [Papago]: From "Naming events" -- Food -- Aztec definitions -- Stones -- Chicken -- Nail -- Schizophrenic definitions -- Short introduction to the word -- From Notes and projects for the large glass -- Movements from the punctual and segmentative aspects of some Hopi verbs -- Excerpts from gloss for an unknown language -- -- Five words for Joe dunn on his 22nd birthday -- A moon peyote altar -- Shaker events -- Sadakichi's 1895 psychedelic light show -- Conversation VIII. Nativity of spirit, Family relation -- From twenty-seven episodes for the aquarian theater -- 2 pages, 122 words on music and dance -- Past and present -- Song from Shaking the pumpking [Seneca] -- Sound-poem -- Charcoal man -- Kling-Hratzvenga (Deathwail) -- Ghost tantra No. 8 -- "5th gatha" -- 2 useful poems that traveled across the Atlantic -- Magical incantation -- Coyote Shaman songs -- bright -- [Maya]: From The popol vuh: blood-girl and the chiefs of hell
  • The mother -- Empire brothers -- Ode inscribed to W.H. Channing -- From Paterson, book three -- Testimony -- From the beautiful contradictions -- Mescaline -- Respondez! -- The ice eagle -- Black snake -- American spring song -- The boasting drunk in Dodge -- Wyof -- The inner part -- Three songs of mad coyote -- The goddess -- From The teeth-mother naked at last -- Black dada nihilismus -- Canto -- From The birth of the war god -- A tree of history -- From Battiste Good's winter count -- From The first book of the American chronicles of the times -- From The book of Mormon: Christ's crucifixion witnessed in America -- From deaths on three-mile creek -- Letter -- To the states -- Who was he? -- History of Nez Perce Indians from 1805 up to the present time 1880 -- I am the woman -- The lawyers know too much -- Euripides Alexopoulus -- The man in the brown coat -- They all made peace -- what is peace? -- Newsreel LXVI -- Mister Charlie -- Rho -- The dam -- Passages 24 orders -- Thesis -- "In Goya's greatest scenes" -- For the day of atonement/ 1963 -- The signifying monkey and the lion -- Old man Sam Ward's history of the Gee-Haw Whimmy-Diddle -- Drawing of a band concert on a matchbox -- Cartography -- history -- From The presidents of the United States of America -- George Washington and the loss of his teeth -- The compost -- Telling about Coyote -- Horoscope of a tentative North American Republic -- Lines -- after Shakespeare -- Pip'soliloquy -- Three poems -- From mineself -- minesoul -- and -- mine -- cast-iron lover -- Vision -- Five prose poems -- From love's body -- Vision event -- Spirit song -- The dog vision -- Fragment from "The sleepers" -- Fromn The narrative of A. Gordon Pym -- From The hasheesh eater -- "I think I was enchanted" -- Poem -- Birds -- Houdini -- We meet the old griper [a mythdream] -- From Hoodoo-conjuration-witchcraft-rootwork -- Coffin -- The face in the bar room mirror -- The people v. the people -- The house of incest -- The outlaw of the lowest planet -- Unfold! unfold!
  • Ritual one -- Coyote -- Psalm IV -- At the well -- The angel -- The diabolic condition -- The hen flower -- "A coven" -- I am a cowboy in the boat of Ra -- A waratah blossom -- thru Dennis Tedlock: The shumeekuli -- Two mushrooms -- Song of the east -- Meditation 31. Joh. 15.13. Greater love hath no man etc. -- Peyote songs -- Blight -- For plants -- Forest -- Short: snake doctor blues -- But so as by fire -- Th' Ambrosia of the god's as weed on earth -- And once again -- The yellow flower -- The code -- Celestial trees of Glacier Park -- Canto XVII -- The pleasures of variety -- Heavenly display -- The garden -- From X-ing a paragraph -- Sea-shore fancies -- "I cannot live with you" -- The marshes of Glynn -- American Indian songs -- The return -- Love-chemical relationship -- Sonnets that please -- Spenser's Ireland -- The last poem to be written -- From hang it on the wall -- A:4 -- Four poems -- Poem -- From spring and all -- The structure of Rime I -- From "projective verse" -- The watchers -- Phonemics -- From lecture on nothing -- From Stanzas for Iris Lezak -- The music, the rooms -- Forms XIII -- Sunflower sutra -- "211th chorus" from Mexico City blues -- Exercises for ear -- on seeing paroah sanders blowing -- do you remember -- From high summer -- From sonnets -- The day of the bell -- The translucent mechanics -- Maumau American canto 31 -- Tablet XII -- A frame from the Dresden Codex -- From The blue house of Tlaloc -- Emblem poems -- Prose poem -- From October -- From The Biglow papers -- The runner -- Visor'd -- Two poems -- Cyanea arctica -- "Banish air from air" -- Three definitions from sharp -- Two untitled poems -- Dramatic fragment -- From Chippewa music -- From The Chinese written character as a medium for poetry -- Oread -- Canto XLIX -- A white hunter -- From A geographical history of America -- From Before the flowers of friendship faded friendship faded -- From lifting belly -- Arithmetical progression of the verb "to be" -- From A prolegomenon to a theodicy -- Affectionate
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
xxxviii, 603 pages
Isbn
9780394480831
Lccn
73004811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)605755

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