Archie Randolph Ammons | Literature Criticism Excerpt by Ian Sansom

This literature criticism consists of approximately 5 pages of analysis & critique of Archie Randolph Ammons.
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SOURCE: "Cheesespreadology," in London Review of Books, Vol. 18, No. 5, March 7, 1996, pp. 26-7.

In the following excerpt, Sansom discusses Ammons's critical reception in England.

In a power-rhyming slap-happy parody of Thirties doom-mongering published in 1938 William Empson famously had 'Just a Smack at Auden':

     What was said by Marx, boys, what did he
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