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Author O'Brien, Eugene, 1958- author

Title Seamus Heaney as aesthetic thinker : a study of the prose / Eugene O'Brien
Edition First edition
Published Syracuse, New York : Syracuse University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 320 pages)
Series Irish studies
Irish studies (Syracuse, N.Y.)
Contents Introduction: the structure of poetic thinking -- The poet as thinker, the thinker as poet -- Space: the final frontier -- The epistemology of poetry: fields of force -- Poetics and politics: surviving amphibiously -- The place of writing, the writing of place -- Translations: the voice of the other -- Conclusion: aesthetic responsibilities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013 -- Aesthetics.
Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Aesthetics in literature.
Philosophy in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0815653727 (electronic bk.)
9780815653721 (electronic bk.)