“Lyn Hejinian and the Possibilities of Postmodernism,” Women Poets of the Americas: ... “Hejinian Meditations: Lives of The Cell,” Journal X, 1.1 (1996): 57-83. But it is just the relationships and oppositions of these that Hejinian searches out in a poetry that, like her previous work, displays a magical blend of logic and contradiction, of narrative impetus stopped in its tracks by aphoristic wit. Cell Lyn Hejinian, Author, Lyne Hejinian, Author Sun and Moon Press $11.95 (0p) ISBN 978-1-55713-021-1. Of special interest is a letter from Hejinian to Stephen Rodefer, dated January 25 1983, in which Hejinian provides a detailed discussion of her intellectual background. show more. Lyn Hejinian (born May 17, 1941) is an American poet, essayist, translator and publisher. My Life 277 copies, 5 reviews. 464 pgs, cover art by Tom Raworth. She lives in Berkeley and teaches at the University of California. Lyn Hejinian, The Cell (Los Angeles: Sun and Moon, 1992), 25. Lyn Hejinian is a poet and the author of Writing Is an Aid to Memory (1996), The Cold of Poetry (1994), The Cell (1992), and My Life (1987), among other books. Hejinian's (The Cell) poems are philosophical reveries, matter-of-fact in their occasions and wryly meditative in tone. Lyn Hejinian (born May 17, 1941) is an American poet, essayist, translator and publisher.She is often associated with the Language poets and is known for her landmark work My Life (Sun & Moon, 1987, original version Burning Deck, 1980), as well as her book of essays, The Language of Inquiry (University of California Press, 2000). An illustration of an audio speaker. She has taught at several universities and colleges and was the 1993 Roberta Holloway Lecturer in the Practice of Poetry at the University of California, Berkeley. About us; Sitemap; Bookmarks; Sign in/Join; How can we help? Her autobiographical poem My Life, a best-selling book of innovative American poetry, has garnered accolades and fans inside and outside academia.The Language of Inquiry is a comprehensive and wonderfully readable collection of her essays, and its publication promises to be an important event for American literary culture. She has taught at several universities and colleges and was the 1993 Roberta Holloway Lecturer in the Practice of Poetry at the University of California, Berkeley. Her mother, Carolyn Erskine Hall, had grown up on … Lyn Hejinian (born May 17, 1941) is an American poet, essayist, translator and publisher. Audio. 2015 . Her father, Chaffee Earl Hall Jr., at the time was a high school teacher and aspiring novelist. The Cell, her latest Poetic sequence, was written over a period of her life from October 6, 1986, to January 21, 1989, a time of exploration of the relation of the self to the Her poetic autobiography, My Life, has gained an almost legendary reputation, and is taught in many university and college courses. Despite the fact that one of the culturally interesting aspects of Language poetry is its resistance to typification, the type of imaginative project it undertakes is well illustrated by THE CELL. Her mother, Carolyn Erskine Hall, had grown up on Kodiak Island, Alaska and was an aspiring violinist. Her poetic autobiography, My Life, has gained an almost legendary reputation, and is taught in many university and college courses. Lyn Hejinian is among the most prominent of contemporary American poets. Paperback. : "Hejinian meditations: lives of The Cell." Something I’m Dying to Tell You, Lyn - Jalal Toufic. Try AbeBooks. Presented as a diary, with marginal annotations in the author’s hand, its informality is a means of presenting the structures of uncertainty which inhere in the poet’s powers of perception. Paperback. 2015. 16. Hejinian's (The Cell) poems are philosophical reveries, matter-of-fact in their occasions and wryly meditative in tone. Lyn Hejinian is a poet and the author of Writing Is an Aid to Memory (1996), The Cold of Poetry (1994), The Cell (1992), and My Life (1987), among other books. Let us know what’s wrong with this preview of, Published Lyn Hejinian Papers MSS 0074 3 could only be surmised in some cases. The Cell, her latest Poetic sequence, was written over a period of her life from October 6, 1986, to January 21, 1989, a time of exploration of the relation of the self to the world, of the objective "person" to the subjective being "as private as my arm." Lyn Hejinian is the author of The Cell, The Cold of Poetry, Writing Is an Aid to Memory and A Border Comedy. show more. Beginnings and Endings: LYN HEJINIAN STEIN THING - Kevin Killian . Follow us. Start your 48-hour free trial and unlock all the summaries, Q&A, and analyses you need to get better grades now. The Cold of Poetry 22 copies. Papers of Lyn Hejinian, American poet, publisher and editor of Tuumba Press, co-editor of Poetics Journal, and co-director of the literary project Atelos.She has been a member of the Poetics Faculty at the New College of California and is a professor in the English department at … Emerita. Be the first to ask a question about The Cell. She discusses her Russian translations, her writing process and technique, and the Language School. Shoptaw, John. Start by marking “The Cell” as Want to Read: Error rating book. The Closures of the Open Text: Lyn Hejinian’s “Paradise Found” The Closures of the Open Text: Lyn Hejinian’s “Paradise Found” Edmond, Jacob. 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