Lynley Edmeades

Essays by this author

"Not Going Where I Was Knowing": Time and Direction in the Postmodernism of Gertrude Stein and Caroline Bergvall

2016-12-04

In an essay spanning modernist and postmodernist poetics, Lynley Edmeades demonstrates how postmodern poetry cultivates “present-ness” by drawing on Lyotard’s concept of “constancy,” Gertrude Stein’s notion of “continuous present” and Caroline Bergvall’s adherence to “non-linearity.”