By Louis Zukofsky

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The enormous life-poem through some of the most vital American poets of the 20 th century. River that needs to flip complete after I cease death track, my tune, increase grief to track mild as my loves' suggestion, the few in poor health So ill of wrangling: hence weeping, Sounds of sunshine, remain in her conserving And my son's face - this a lot for honor - from " 'A'-11" this is the complete of Louis Zukofsky's epic masterpiece "A". No different poem within the English language is full of as a lot day-by-day love, gentle, mind, and song. As William Carlos Williams as soon as wrote of Zukofsky's poetry, "I pay attention a brand new song of verse stretching out into the future."

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Shoot high yaller Agin' the wall ! " And i t was t o the glory o f Liza - Arcy's And Eliza Jane, his friend's wife who was invited only with her husband, That they paired off always As individual families, Having taken over standards that would Have been impoliteness to Eskimos. Seriously : As serious as Four and a half decades kiddin' himself on a 29 [A-6] miniature golf-course. I tell you this man had vistas: Ties, handkerchiefs to watch, Mufflers, dress shirts, golf holes, Chocolate eclaires, automobiles and entrees.

But to make the exploitation by one man of many impossible ! ' Duns Scotus posed. Unbodily substance is an absurdity like unbodily body. It is impossible to separate thought and matter that thinks. "Described," in Das Kapital, "large-scale industry Not only as the mother of antagonism, but as the producer Of the material and spiritual conditions for resolving that antagonism. It is true the solution cannot proceed along pleasant lines. " Infinite is a meaningless word : except - it states The mind is capable of performing an endless process of addition.

No horse is here, no horse is there? Says you ! Then I-fellow me, airs! we'll make Wood horse, and recognize it with our words Not it - nine less two ! - as many as take To make a dead man purple in the face , 39 [ A- 7 ] Full dress to rise and circle thru a pace Trained horses - in latticed orchards, (switch ! ) birds. Just what I said - Birds! - See Him ! Whom? The Son Of Man, grave-turf on taxi, taxi gone , Who blabbed of orchards, strides one leg here, one Leg there - wooden horses? give them manes!

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