The Cento: A Collection of Collage Poems
Theresa Malphrus Welford Nan Byrne
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Apr 04, 2020 - 13:00 PMBy Theresa Malphrus Welford Nan Byrne

As Gertrude Stein might have put it, a cento is a collage is a mix tape is a video montage.This hypothetical description is fitting in a number of ways Although the cento form is ancient in existence since at least the days of Virgil and Homer it was also used to striking effect in the Modern era consider, for example, T S Eliot s The Waste Land and Ezra Pound s CantosAs Gertrude Stein might have put it, a cento is a collage is a mix tape is a video montage.This hypothetical description is fitting in a number of ways Although the cento form is ancient in existence since at least the days of Virgil and Homer it was also used to striking effect in the Modern era consider, for example, T S Eliot s The Waste Land and Ezra Pound s Cantos.More recent centos include John Ashbery s The Dong with the Luminous Nose, Peter Gizzi s Ode Salute to The New York School 1950 1970 a libretto , Connie Hershey s Ecstatic Permutations, and the Split This Rock Poetry Festival Cento, March 23, 2008 a collaborative protest poem delivered in front of the White House.The Cento A Collection of Collage Poems, edited by Theresa Malphrus Welford and with an introduction by David Lehman, features an extensive sampling of centos, collage poems, and patchwork poems written by Nicole Andonov, Lorna Blake, Alex Cigale, Allan Douglass Coleman, Philip Dacey, Sharon Dolin, Annie Finch, Jack Foley, Kate Gale, Dana Gioia, Sam Gwynn, H L Hix, David Lehman, Eric Nelson, Catherine Tufariello, and many others.
  • Title: The Cento: A Collection of Collage Poems
  • Author: Theresa Malphrus Welford Nan Byrne
  • ISBN: 9781597091329
  • Page: 175
  • Format: Paperback

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Mike Apr 04, 2020 - 13:00 PM
I was really disappointed in this book The cento is one of my favorite forms and I also have a piece in this collection Unfortunately, I found the poems to be very uneven and often uninteresting Theresa Malphrus Welford, the editor, has done a lot of work putting this book together and she is to be commended for that Indeed, her poem, Fatima, collaged from Diana Abu Jaber s excellent novel Arabian Jazz, is an excellent example of how a cento can be seamless and compelling It s terrible to be a w [...]
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Literary Review The Apr 04, 2020 - 13:00 PM
Theresa Malphrus Welford, editorThe Cento A Collection of Collage Poems Pasadena, CA Red Hen Press, 2011 By Chloe Yelena Miller The Cento was reviewed in The Literary Review Loss Control Fall 2012, The Shortlisttheliteraryreview The Cento is an anthology of poems that combine place, voice, and authorship to carry the reader away from familiar beginnings Most of the poems repurpose, rewrite, and reorganize an original document, whether it s a piece by a well known poet or prose writer, Marvel com [...]
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The Cento: A Collection of Collage Poems By Theresa Malphrus Welford Nan Byrne As Gertrude Stein might have put it, a cento is a collage is a mix tape is a video montage.This hypothetical description is fitting in a number of ways Although the cento form is ancient in existence since at least the days of Virgil and Homer it was also used to striking effect in the Modern era consider, for example, T S Eliot s The Waste Land and Ezra Pound s CantosAs Gertrude Stein might have put it, a cento is a collage is a mix tape is a video montage.This hypothetical description is fitting in a number of ways Although the cento form is ancient in existence since at least the days of Virgil and Homer it was also used to striking effect in the Modern era consider, for example, T S Eliot s The Waste Land and Ezra Pound s Cantos.More recent centos include John Ashbery s The Dong with the Luminous Nose, Peter Gizzi s Ode Salute to The New York School 1950 1970 a libretto , Connie Hershey s Ecstatic Permutations, and the Split This Rock Poetry Festival Cento, March 23, 2008 a collaborative protest poem delivered in front of the White House.The Cento A Collection of Collage Poems, edited by Theresa Malphrus Welford and with an introduction by David Lehman, features an extensive sampling of centos, collage poems, and patchwork poems written by Nicole Andonov, Lorna Blake, Alex Cigale, Allan Douglass Coleman, Philip Dacey, Sharon Dolin, Annie Finch, Jack Foley, Kate Gale, Dana Gioia, Sam Gwynn, H L Hix, David Lehman, Eric Nelson, Catherine Tufariello, and many others.

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