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Splendor in the Short Grass

The Grover Lewis Reader

by Grover Lewis

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Contemporary popular music,
  • Films, cinema,
  • Popular culture,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Literary Collections / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDave Hickey (Foreword), Jan Reid (Editor), W. K. Stratton (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9717528M
    ISBN 10029270559X
    ISBN 109780292705593

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Splendor in the Short Grass book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Dave Hickey gets it exactly right in his preface to this coll /5.

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It is such a moving piece. To get the poem I would either like to purchase the book or purchase the writer's works. I don't know which is better. Maybe he wrote even better poems that I would like/5(12). Splendor in the Grass, William Inge Splendor in the Grass is a Technicolor drama film that tells a story of a teenage girl navigating her feelings of sexual repression, love, and heartbreak.

Written by William Inge, who appears briefly as a Protestant clergyman and who won an Oscar for his screenplay, the film was directed by Elia Kazan and features a score by jazz composer David Amram.4/5.

Pieces like "Splendor in the Short Grass" tested the waters of "gonzo journalism," an over-the-top form of the New Journalism first crafted by Grover's fellow Texan Terry Southern in the pages of Esquire and perfected by Hunter S.

Thompson. One of the principals profiled in "Splendor" later claimed everything that Lewis wrote about him was a. Splendor in the Short Grass by Grover Lewis,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(29).

Splendor in the Grass () Plot. Showing all 7 items Jump to: Summaries (6) Synopsis (1) Summaries. A fragile Kansas girl's love for a handsome young man from the town's most powerful family drives her to heartbreak and madness.

Correction: April 3,Sunday A review of "Splendor in the Short Grass: The Grover Lewis Reader" on Page 25 of the Book Review today misidentifies the publisher of the book. It is the. Synopsis. 50th Anniversary.

SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS,Warner Bros., min. Natalie Wood gives her greatest performance as an anguished teenager in love with high school beau Warren Beatty, in director Elia Kazan’s heart-wrenching portrait of s America%(K).

Passion (overall story concern-innermost desires) denied (relationship story inhibitor) is the very essence of Splendor in the Grass.

The negative feel emanates from focus on avoiding the overall story problem of following your conscience, instead of pursuing the solution --falling to the temptation that will set you free. Weighing the book in my hand, I try to weigh it in my mind as well—objectively, if possible. The narrative is sometimes crude, more often tasteless, and always bitter as distilled gall.

But it is true—true to the bone-and-gristle life in this stricken, sepia-colored tag-end of. Splendor in the Grass is a American Technicolor period drama film that tells a story of a teenage girl navigating her feelings of sexual repression, love, and n by William Inge, who appears briefly as a Protestant clergyman and who won an Oscar for his screenplay, the film was directed by Elia Kazan and features a score by jazz composer David AmramMusic by: David Amram.

The film's title is taken from "Ode: Intimations of Immortality" by English Romantic poet William Wordsworth []. The stanza goes as follows: What though the radiance which was once so bright Be now for ever taken from my sight, Though nothing can bring back the hour Of splendour in the grass, of glory in the flower; We will grieve not, rather find Strength in what remains behind.

Buy Splendor in the Short Grass: The Grover Lewis Reader by W. Stratton, Grover Lewis, Jan Reid (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(6). Get this from a library. Splendor in the short grass: the Grover Lewis reader.

[Grover Lewis; Jan Reid; W K Stratton] -- "Grover Lewis was one of the defining voices of the New Journalism of the s and s. His essays for Rolling Stone and the Village Voice set a. Audience Reviews for Splendor in the Grass.

Such a heartbreaking tale of teenage angst and tragic love. Natalie Wood is stunning and in a story with some real weight to it, performs 81%. Splendor in the Grass, American film drama, released inthat examines repressed love and the sexual frustrations of a teenage couple.

Natalie Wood and Warren Beatty, in his first screen role, play high school lovers Deanie and Bud in a small Kansas town in the s. They struggle to stay. Short Grass Western aficionados tend to regard Short Grass as the best-ever directorial effort by Lesley Selander. Considerably longer than most Monogram westerns (82 minutes), the film never lags, thanks to the expertise of Selander and a top-rank cast.5/5(4).

Reid, Jan and W.K. Stratton, eds. Splendor in the Short Grass: The Grover Lewis Reader. Austin: University of Texas Press, pp. $ The author of this collection of magazine pieces, poetry, and self-defining book chapters had been dead for nearly a decade, but his impact was still being felt the day in April that Roy Blount Jr.'s.

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Splendor in the Short Grass por Grover Lewis,disponible en Book Depository con envío gratis.4/5(29).Elia Kazan’s Splendor in the Grass () concerns the problems encountered by two teenagers – Wilma Dean (“ Deanie ”) Loomis (Natalie Wood) and Bud Stamper (Warren Beatty) – living in Kansas at the end of the sexual desire for each other has no outlet because of the rigid morals of the time, and leads Deanie to attempt suicide.

While the overall vision of the film Author: Arthur Rankin.