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Emerson

Ralph Waldo. . 1803--82, US poet, essayist, and transcendentalist
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We can begin to situate Endgame as a work that embodies and develops the idea of Emersonian moral perfectionism by foregrounding Hamm's "sense of disappointment with the world," the (possible) ethical impulses behind his desire to "un-create" it, and the ordinariness of what Cavell calls a persistently "divided self" (2005, 2).
In an Emersonian theopoetics, the coming only is sacred:
4) Emersonian Transcendentalism also sought at a higher abstract level to restore a deep mystery and vibrancy to Christian faith and belief.
A Political Companion to Ralph Waldo Emerson makes a highly cohesive argument: Emersonian Transcendentalism represents a democratic political ethic grounded in an idealism that expects each person both to pursue individuality and to recognize the spiritual equality of all human beings.
After all, without their insistence upon the political implications of Emersonian idealism, a book like Transcendental Resistance may well have remained stuck in the timeworn rut of autonomous aestheticism.
If we accept Cornel West's definitions of American pragmatism as "a variety of creative interpretations of the Emersonian notions of power, provocation, and personality" (42) and as "less a philosophical tradition .
98) "The contextualist and anti-foundationalist aspects of American pragmatism have their roots in Emersonian thought.
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990), 88-89, and another brief description of objectivism as a tradition consonant with pragmatism in Stephen Fredman, The Grounding of American Poetry: Charles Olson and the Emersonian Tradition (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993), p.
I see the ultimate turn to nature in Neufeldt's works as a sort of nonsectarian, nonconforming Emersonian process that works at understanding origins as a broad matrix.
As demonstrated by Kopcewicz in a series of interconnected examples, the idea of circumference informs Auster's text as a structural principle, pulling the narrative towards the expectation of an Emersonian disclosure and at the same time disrupting this expectation through its intertextual dispersion (p.
an Inspiring Autonomous Role-Bearing and Emersonian Confucian.
In the following passage, he addresses and enacts this notion of what "song" provides and how crucial a role the poet (in the Emersonian sense--the remembrancer) plays in a culture lacking in this sort of music.