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Dancoman anulcartiteigalbene

Dan Coman, anul cârtiței galbene (the year of the yellow mole, 2004, second edition, Vinea Publishing House)

Visionary poetry
and visionary poets are terms whose history harken back to the French poet Arthur Rimbaud (see his quote: "A poet makes himself a visionary through a long, boundless, and systematized disorganization of all the senses") and have been used in a few different contexts within the history of Romanian poetry. It may have been used for the first time to describe Octavian Goga's social-orientated poetry. (Ion Heliade-Rădulescu and especially Mihai Eminescu have also been described as such, but apparently much later.) The term has afterwards been used a few times, but most notably it is used today to describe poets that were (or still are) often described as neo-expressionist or post-expressionist.
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Octavian Soviany, for instance, describes with this term poets from several different generations/promotions: Cezar Ivănescu, Mihai Ursachi, Paul Daian, Ionel Ciupureanu, Ruxandra Cesereanu, Constantin Virgil Bănescu, Cosmin Perța, Teodor Dună, Dan Coman, Claudiu Komartin, Ștefan Manasia, Rita Chirian, Marin Mălaicu-Hondrari and Gabriel Daliș[1].

In various other contexts, Mircea Cărtărescu, Magda Cârneci, Ruxandra Novac, Florin Partene, Marius Conkan etc. were also described as "visionaries".

  1. Octavian Soviany, Cinci decenii de experimentalism. Compendiu de poezie românească actuală, 2 vol., Casa de Pariuri Literare, 2011

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