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From: Wallace Stevens and the Limits of Reading and Writing[(essay date 2002) In the following essay, Eeckhout outlines the philosophical aspects of Stevens's poetry, focusing on issues of the ultimate limitations to perception and to language.] Wallace Stevens's reputation,...Found in Gale Literature Resource Center
From:Notes on Contemporary Literature (Vol. 37, Issue 5) Peer-ReviewedAt first sight the "roller of big cigars" in the opening line of Wallace Stevens' favorite poem seems to represent an enjoyable luxury for the living, like ice cream, as opposed to the grim presence of death in the next...Found in Gale Literature Resource Center
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