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Watten, Barrett

Overview
Works: 72 works in 131 publications in 3 languages and 3,036 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Poetry  Periodicals 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PS159.R8, 810.91
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barrett Watten
The constructivist moment from material text to cultural poetics by Barrett Watten ( )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 1,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provocative cultural readings of avant-garde literature and art
Total syntax by Barrett Watten ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to Poetics Journal writing in the expanded field, 1982/1998 with the copublication of Poetics Journal digital archive ( )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diasporic avant-gardes : experimental poetics and cultural displacement ( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frame : (1971-1990) by Barrett Watten ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
sublimes. Frames brings together six previously published works from two decades - Opera - Works, Decay, 1-10, Plasmal Parallels/"X," Complete Thought and Conduit - along with two previously uncollected texts - City Fields and Frame. Each of these works constructs a horizon of language at the boundary between politics and art
Country, harbor, quiet, act, around : selected prose by Larry Eigner ( Book )
5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Larry Eigner's poems are stars falling out of the sky. Seldom has there been such a shower. For the sky in his head meets space naturally, not on some self-imagined edge. Stars can go wrong. Most poets will not accept that. Where so much poetry ends, Eigner's begins. His prose, why not, comes from another angle, closer here. Second-story man, moved down to first. Try living in bed, when not in a wheelchair, for fortysome years, with a window nearby; with the seasons opening and closing that window ..."--Douglas Woolf, from the introduction
Progress ; Under erasure by Barrett Watten ( Book )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume brings together two collections of poetry, the previously published Progress (published to critical acclaim in 1985) and Under Erasure, a new work by one of the major figures of the San Francisco Language poetry scene of the 1970s and 1980s. Progress in writing politics, wrote Andrew Ross of the first work. Robert Creeley noted of Watten: He has done what I had begun to think impossible ... made articulate and accessible the decisive activity of our present writing. --Green Integer
Bad history by Barrett Watten ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Progress by Barrett Watten ( Book )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Complete thought by Barrett Watten ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1-10 by Barrett Watten ( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Decay by Barrett Watten ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plasma paralleles "X" by Barrett Watten ( Book )
3 editions published between 1979 and 2007 in English and French and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conduit by Barrett Watten ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Guide to Poetics Journal Writing in the Expanded Field, 1982?1998 by Lyn Hejinian ( )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of key texts in the development of contemporary poetics
Under erasure by Barrett Watten ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grand piano. an experiment in collective autobiography : San Francisco, 1975-1980 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grand Piano is an experiment in collective autobiography by ten writers identified with the rise of Language poetry in San Francisco -- Rae Armantrout, Steve Benson, Carla Harryman, Lyn Hejinian, Tom Mandel, Ted Pearson, Bob Perelman, Kit Robinson, Ron Silliman, and Barrett Watten
The grand piano, an experiment in collective autobiography : San Francisco, 1975-1980 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Grand piano, an experiment in collective autobiography : San Francisco, 1975-1980 ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The grand piano. an experiment in collective autobiography : San Francisco, 1975-1980 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Spanish (1)
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