Ammons’s “Poetics”

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  1. Ed Baker
    Ed Baker August 28, 2014 at 2:50 pm .

    Terrific interview ….<br />Ammons: Procedure could come to be the essential narrative, you see.<br /><br />PF: That’s a very contemporary value.<br /><br />Ammons: Then the narrative would take on whatever mystifications and myths that would seem organically proper to it.<br /><br />and the before the after-words : SPHERE<br /><br />gonna seek out his watercolors ….<br /><br />there is

  2. Joseph Hutchison
    Joseph Hutchison April 12, 2011 at 12:17 am .

    I don&#39;t love everything Ammons wrote, but I love the way he went at writing. If you read the wonderful interview linked under his self-portrait, you&#39;ll see how great ambition with great humility (call it realism) were united in his character. Since we have banished authors, or at least their intentions, it&#39;s old-fashioned to say that I admire his character. He is number three on my

  3. Conrad DiDiodato
    Conrad DiDiodato April 11, 2011 at 10:55 pm .

    Joseph,<br /><br />this is fabulous!Elegant &amp; spiralling verses that literally take &#39;shape&#39; as you read. Love &quot;uninterfering means on paper&quot; line.<br /><br />Will add Ammons to my Amazon list.

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