News at Princeton

Friday, April 28, 2017

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Eleven Princeton professors — among hundreds of contributors from all over the world — wrote entries for Princeton University Press' new edition of "The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics" — only the fourth revision in more than four decades. "The new edition is considered a singular event in the humanities. it represents a statement of where the fields of poetry and literature are in the 21st century," said Peter Dougherty, director of Princeton University Press.