Industrial poetics : demo tracks for a mobile culture / Joe Amato.

Through a dizzying array of references to subjects ranging from engineering to poetry, on-the-job experiences in academia and industry, conflicts between working-class and intellectual labor, the privatization of universities, and the contradictions of the modern environment, Joe Amato's Indust...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Amato, Joe, 1955-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©2006.
Series:Contemporary North American poetry series.
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Summary:Through a dizzying array of references to subjects ranging from engineering to poetry, on-the-job experiences in academia and industry, conflicts between working-class and intellectual labor, the privatization of universities, and the contradictions of the modern environment, Joe Amato's Industrial Poetics mounts a boisterous call for poetry communities to be less invested in artistic self-absorption and more concerned about social responsibility.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xv, 206 pages).
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-200) and index.
ISBN:9781587297045
1587297043