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  • noun Plural form of imagist.

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Examples

  • It is possible, certainly, as the experiments of contemporary "imagists" prove, to write poetry of a certain type without employing the "loop-line."

    A Study of Poetry

  • "imagists," the idea is to lay the chief stress upon the evocation of clearly outlined shapes -- images clean-cut and sharply defined, and, while personal in their choice, essentially objective in their rendering -- and upon the absence of any traditional "beautiful words" which might blur this direct unvarnished impact of the poet's immediate vision.

    Suspended Judgments Essays on Books and Sensations

  • We're fortunate that MoMA was from the start collecting richly from this new and diverse generation, comprised as it is of imagists whom in being less dissident and cliched than their forerunners, show and explorative aptitude for the more nuanced and varied aspects of queer life.

    G. Roger Denson: MoMA and AA Bronson Present "Queer Cinema: Today and Yesterday"

  • Of the groundbreaking generation of outrageous queer imagists--Jean Genet, Kenneth Anger, Jack Smith, Andy Warhol and John Waters--only Anger and Warhol are represented, though Bronson cites Smith as essential.

    G. Roger Denson: MoMA and AA Bronson Present "Queer Cinema: Today and Yesterday"

  • Of the groundbreaking generation of outrageous queer imagists--Jean Genet, Kenneth Anger, Jack Smith, Andy Warhol and John Waters--only Anger and Warhol are represented, though Bronson cites Smith as essential.

    G. Roger Denson: MoMA and AA Bronson Present "Queer Cinema: Today and Yesterday"

  • We're fortunate that MoMA was from the start collecting richly from this new and diverse generation, comprised as it is of imagists whom in being less dissident and cliched than their forerunners, show and explorative aptitude for the more nuanced and varied aspects of queer life.

    G. Roger Denson: MoMA and AA Bronson Present "Queer Cinema: Today and Yesterday"

  • For the record, the other imagists were: Pound's sometime girlfriend Hilda Doolittle, aka HD, and her husband Richard Aldington; FS Flint; John Gould Fletcher; and, a late jumper on the bandwagon, the plump and plutocratic Amy Lowell.

    Archive 2009-05-01

  • Of course, legions of genuine artists from across the Afrikan planet have generated beauty and wonder for millennia, from the sculptors and painters of ancient Nubia and Egypt to the stunning batik-makers of modern Senegal and the CG-imagists of the US.

    Aaron Douglas and Afriluminism

  • Of course, legions of genuine artists from across the Afrikan planet have generated beauty and wonder for millennia, from the sculptors and painters of ancient Nubia and Egypt to the stunning batik-makers of modern Senegal and the CG-imagists of the US.

    Archive 2008-02-01

  • Yeah, imagists and others wrote poems modeled on scraps of Archilochus, Sappho, et. al.

    languagehat.com: CLASSICAL GOLDMINE.

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