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By Erik Martiny

ISBN-10: 1444336738

ISBN-13: 9781444336733

A spouse to Poetic style brings jointly over forty contributions from major teachers to supply serious overviews of poetic genres and their smooth variations. Covers a wide range of poetic cultural traditions from Britain, eire, North the US, Japan and the CaribbeaSummarises many genres from their earliest origins to their most modern renderingsThe basically full-length serious assortment to house smooth diversifications of poetic genresContributors contain Bernard O’Donoghue, Stephen Burt, Jahan Ramazani, and lots of different impressive students of poetry and poetics

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The extraliterary discourses and speech genres that poetry draws on and yet distinguishes itself from are many, ranging from post it notes and text messages to public oratory and ritual incantations. The news is but one of these other genres, if an especially pressing other under modernity, when the media’s assumptions about time, information, language, nation, and representation are everywhere—assumptions that, as we have seen, poets often contest. Not that poetry is pristinely uncontaminated by the news.

Auden: A Commentary. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 1988. Heaney, S. Anything Can Happen: A Poem and Essay. Dublin: TownHouse. 2004. R. Toward an Aesthetic of Reception. Trans. Timothy Bahti. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. 1982. v. com. Perloff, M. Radical Artifice: Writing Poetry in the Age of Media. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. 1991. Pound, E. ABC of Reading. New York: New Directions. 1960. K. K. Ramanujan. Ed. V. Dharwadker. New Delhi: Oxford University Press. 1999.

Williams, K. British Writers and the Media, 1930– 45. New York: St. Martin’s Press. 1996. C. The Collected Poems of William Carlos Williams. Vol. 2. Ed. C. MacGowan. New York: New Directions. 1986. 2 What Was New Formalism? David Caplan Two recent movements in American letters awkwardly share an unattractive name. Emerging in the 1980s, a largely American movement promoted the use of metrical verse technique and rhyme. : Essays on Poetry and Poetic Culture (1992), and Timothy Steele’s Missing Measures: Modern Poetry and the Revolt against Meter (1990).

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