There’s no relation between art and life, so it’s an aesthetic idea of art. Art is an isolated being, in touch with no material beauty. This kind of poetry expresses sadness, disdain; It rejects the mimetic, materialism, and it turns to the contemplation of beauty. (Beauty) So we can find two deferent trends: morality (Kipling) and beauty (Willed). Some Important poetry figures of the end of XIX and the beginning of the XX c. Were Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe and Walt Whitman, but also the group called men Fireside Poets” with Longfellow. There were rites and journalists who marked a style.
This poetry of the sass Is mainly romantic. With mythological imagination, with mourning… T. E. Helmet helped to change the poetic idiom (to find a poet. C English language). Poems of that time were conventional. Written for the mass to offer consolation. It must be taken into account that poetry in America was in hands of Ladies of society. Most of whom did not work because of their concentric privileges. However, their names did not survive. Neither their anthologies, The atmosphere in America was so heavy that many writhers left it o go to Europe (Pound.
Eliot, and H. D. ) There are two types of Modernism: high modernism (they escape to Europe. E. G. Eliot, Pound… ) and low modernism stay in ASSAI. E. G. Emerson) The first ones wanted to look for a more cosmopolitan poetry, white poets who stayed wrote celebrating the vernacular in poetry such as Robert Frost with the local vision of popular culture. However, this division is not completely Major documents Of this period: true. A Will, Robert Frost. 1913: North Of Boston 1914: Froufrou, Eliot cantos, Pound 1915: Numbered 1920.
The waste Land, Eliot 1922 1 923: Spring and All, Williams Carols Williams 923: Harmonium, Stevens 1930. The Bridge, Hart Crane Main Institutions to Modernism Modernism spreads out mainly through magazines. In 1912 Harriet Monroe formed a magazine called ;poetry*’ in Chicago, which she wanted to be the sky of a new aesthetic. Harriet asked Pound to help her because he was De’Г?tech to act in the promotion of new poets. Selecting poems which showed the new modernist aesthetic. Pound published poems of H. D. , Frost. Eliot and W. C. Williams, among others.