Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Lyric Poem and AestheticismForms of Modernity$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Marion Thain

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781474415668

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: May 2017

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415668.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM EDINBURGH SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.edinburgh.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Edinburgh University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in ESO for personal use.date: 28 July 2021

‘Space, the Bound of a Solid’: Alice Meynell and Thomas Hardy

‘Space, the Bound of a Solid’: Alice Meynell and Thomas Hardy

Chapter:
(p.153) Chapter 7 ‘Space, the Bound of a Solid’: Alice Meynell and Thomas Hardy
Source:
The Lyric Poem and Aestheticism
Author(s):

Marion Thain

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415668.003.0008

The second case study to work with the ideas outlined in chapter 5 uses the highly meta-poetical work of Alice Meynell, together with some of her prose writings, to understand the significance of the sculptural and phenomenological presence of fixed form poems on the printed page. The approach developed from the work of Meynell is then used to uncover in the poetry of Thomas Hardy a somatic poetics that figures an intriguingly material type of lyric transaction through the printed page of the mass-circulated book.

Keywords:   Alice Meynell, Thomas Hardy, Form, Sculpture, Paper

Edinburgh Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.