Corpus ID: 190094621

Suspended like an absolom : brokeness and (dis)connections in Hart Crane's proem : To Broklyn Bridge

@inproceedings{Pires2004SuspendedLA,
  title={Suspended like an absolom : brokeness and (dis)connections in Hart Crane's proem : To Broklyn Bridge},
  author={M. Pires},
  year={2004}
}
  • M. Pires
  • Published 2004
  • Art
  • ion, but with the wonder of life and its concrete variety. In this and in its proper sense it comes close to religion. In this paper we will then try to make a close understanding of the ‘Proem: To Brooklyn Bridge’ without loosing sight of the poet’s human dimension. Hart Crane was born in Garrettsville, Ohio, and committed himself to a poetic career after having had one of his poems accepted by a New York magazine when he was 16. He was encouraged in his ambition by the widow of William Vaughn… CONTINUE READING