By Claudia Moreno Pisano
Their letters supply a brilliant photograph of yankee lives connecting round poetry in the course of a tumultuous time of swap and mammoth creativity. examining via those correspondences permits entry into own biographies, and during those biographies, profound moments in American cultural historical past open themselves to us in a manner no longer simply present in authentic channels of old narrative and memory.
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Claudia Moreno Pisano is an affiliate professor of English at LaGuardia neighborhood university, urban college of latest York.
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