!!> PDF / Epub ✅ Citizen Cain ❤ Author Benjamin Friedlander – Rvtrek.info

Citizen Cain In Benjamin Friedlander S Newest Poems The Lyric I Is Both Abject And Plural A Cacophony Of Rhetorically Enfranchised Voices, Fused In The Very Crash Of Discourse That Grinds Their Speech Into Noise First Shared On The Flarf List A Forum For Writers Who Use Found Language, Search Engines, And Textual Mash Ups To Produce A New Kind Of Poetic Volatility The Work In Citizen Cain Sets Flarf S Playfully Destructive Gaze On The Poet S Own Social Imagination The Results Flit Between Identification And Disidentification, Knotted By Inferences That Make This Work As Worthy Of Close Reading As The Condensed Lyrics Of Friedlander S Earlier Collections, The Missing Occasion Of Saying Yes Subpress, 2007 And A Knot Is Not A Tangle Krupskaya, 2000 Ezra Pound Famously Defined Poetry As Language Charged With Meaning But The Full Range Of Affects Involved In That Charge Was Never Acknowledged Citizen Cain Makes Those Affects Its Subject Matter, In A Dizzying Array Of Cathected Objects From Anakin Skywalker To Zidane S Golden Ball, From Mrs Hitler S Dachshund To Prosty The Spokes Gland, From Turkey Baster And Overdrive Pedal To User Profile And Seder Plate.


About the Author: Benjamin Friedlander

I m a poet, critic, and editor, and make my living teaching American Studies and Poetics at the University of Maine I m also a dabbler in translation, from German with a dictionary, making a lot of errors and Italian with my wife, who is a native speaker.


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