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The Resource The demon and the angel : searching for the source of artistic inspiration, Edward Hirsch

The demon and the angel : searching for the source of artistic inspiration, Edward Hirsch

Label
The demon and the angel : searching for the source of artistic inspiration
Title
The demon and the angel
Title remainder
searching for the source of artistic inspiration
Statement of responsibility
Edward Hirsch
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In an exploration of the sources and mysteries of artistic creativity, the author examines the concept of "duende," the power of creativity that results in a work of art, as he looks at how different artists respond to the creative impulse
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirsch, Edward
Dewey number
153.3/5
Index
index present
LC call number
BF408
LC item number
.H57 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Creative ability
  • Inspiration
Label
The demon and the angel : searching for the source of artistic inspiration, Edward Hirsch
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-302) and index
Contents
Preface -- Only mystery -- Invoking the duende -- Poetic fact -- Mysterious power -- Hidden spirit of disconsolate Spain -- Apprenticeship -- Between Eros and Thanatos -- Majesty of the incomprehensible -- Spectacular meteor -- Swooping in -- Ardent struggle, endless vigil -- Black paintings -- Intermediary -- Yeats's daimon -- Ars poetica? -- Passionate ingredient -- Yearning cry of a shade -- I sing you, wild chasm -- Night work -- Vegetable life, airy spirit -- Person must control his thoughts in a dream -- Angelic world -- Story of Jacob's wrestling with an angel -- Concerning the angels -- Rilkean angel -- Angel, still groping -- New angel -- Three American angels -- Demon or bird! -- Between two contending forces -- Sublime is now -- In the painting -- Paint it black -- Motherwell's black -- Deaths and entrances -- Ancient music and fresh forms -- America heard in rhythm -- Hey, I'm American, so I played it -- Fending off the duende -- Existentialist flatfoot floogie -- Poet in New York -- Where is the angel? Where is the duende?
Control code
ocm49280027
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 321 p.
Isbn
9780151005383
Lccn
2001005434
Note
Swedenborg mentioned (p.115-116).
System control number
(OCoLC)49280027
Label
The demon and the angel : searching for the source of artistic inspiration, Edward Hirsch
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-302) and index
Contents
Preface -- Only mystery -- Invoking the duende -- Poetic fact -- Mysterious power -- Hidden spirit of disconsolate Spain -- Apprenticeship -- Between Eros and Thanatos -- Majesty of the incomprehensible -- Spectacular meteor -- Swooping in -- Ardent struggle, endless vigil -- Black paintings -- Intermediary -- Yeats's daimon -- Ars poetica? -- Passionate ingredient -- Yearning cry of a shade -- I sing you, wild chasm -- Night work -- Vegetable life, airy spirit -- Person must control his thoughts in a dream -- Angelic world -- Story of Jacob's wrestling with an angel -- Concerning the angels -- Rilkean angel -- Angel, still groping -- New angel -- Three American angels -- Demon or bird! -- Between two contending forces -- Sublime is now -- In the painting -- Paint it black -- Motherwell's black -- Deaths and entrances -- Ancient music and fresh forms -- America heard in rhythm -- Hey, I'm American, so I played it -- Fending off the duende -- Existentialist flatfoot floogie -- Poet in New York -- Where is the angel? Where is the duende?
Control code
ocm49280027
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 321 p.
Isbn
9780151005383
Lccn
2001005434
Note
Swedenborg mentioned (p.115-116).
System control number
(OCoLC)49280027

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