Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 352
Read and Download Colin Wells book Poetry Wars in PDF, EPub, Mobi, Kindle online. Free book TPoetry Wars. This book was released on 2017-11-27 with total page 352 pages. Book excerpt: The pen was as mighty as the musket during the American Revolution, as poets waged literary war against politicians, journalists, and each other. Drawing on hundreds of poems, Poetry Wars reconstructs the important public role of poetry in the early republic and examines the reciprocal relationship between political conflict and verse.