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The aesthetic evolution of Melvin B. Tolson : a thematic study of his poetry
Within the context of Euro-American and Afro-American modernism Tolson is an enigmatic figure. Only in recent years have critics and students begun to reappraise the works of a poet whose body of work reveals the varied ...
The play of negativity : an exploration of an apophatic discourse in Daoist philosophy and negative theology
This dissertation is an attempt to bring Daoist philosophy and negative theology into conversation. The comparative project itself by no means suggests an identification of the Daoist "Dao" with the Christian "God," nor ...
And the sun was white : light and shade in Thomas Hardy's poems
Thomas Hardy employs the descriptive mode unusually in his poems, causing his reader to produce a particular impression of a scene rather than passively to accept Hardy's image; like the French Impressionists and their ...