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golden mean and other poems

Ridley Wills

golden mean and other poems

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Published by Palaemon Press in [Winston-Salem] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ridley Wills and Allen Tate.
ContributionsTate, Allen, 1899-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545.I5958 G6 1970z
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. ;
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4489268M
LC Control Number79318784

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Both authors were active members of the Southern or Fugitive Agrarians and contributed to I'll Take My Stand: The South and the Agrarian Tradition. The Golden Mean was written as a parody of T. Eliot's The Edition: 1st Edition. The golden mean, and other poems. [Ridley Wills; Allen Tate] Home.

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So, for example, courage would be the mean between cowardice and foolhardiness, humility the mean between arrogance and self-effacement, frugality the mean between stinginess and profligacy, and so on.

Aristotle did not have a mathematical mean in mind, but one that varied with each person and circumstance. He and Allen Tate co-wrote a book of poetry called "The Golden Mean; and other poems" which was published in Background. His father was Asa Mann Wills, but he was given the identical name of his uncle, William Ridley Wills, who was one of the founders of the National Life and Accident Insurance Company in Nashville in The Golden Mean shows one of our greatest poetic craftsmen at the very height of his powers.

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This is known as Virtue Ethics. It places the emphasis on high character and not on duty or seeking good consequences. The Fathers and Other Fiction, Louisiana State University Press (Baton Rouge, LA),reprinted, The Republic of Letters in America: The Correspondence of John Peale Bishop and Allen Tate, edited by Thomas Daniel Young and John J.

Hindle, University Press of Kentucky (Lexington, KY), The meters in other books are also carefully arranged. The first 13 poems of book 2 alternate between Alcaics (1, 3, 5, 9, 11, 13) and Sapphics (2, 4, 6, 8, 10). Variety plays with pattern in the rest of the book: odd-numbered poems continue to be in Alcaics; Sapphics appear only once in the remaining even-numbered poems (Odes ).

Appearing in Greek thought at least as early as the Delphic Maxim nothing to excess and emphasized in later Aristotelian philosophy, the golden mean or golden middle way is the desirable middle between two extremes, one of excess and the other of deficiency. For example, in the Aristotelian view, courage is a virtue, but if taken to excess would manifest as.

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