How to Read an Oral Poem

How to Read an Oral Poem

3.42 (21 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

Foley shows that although oral poetry long predates the invention of writing, it continues to be a vital culture-making and communications toolshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 20.32mm | 453.59g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0252070828
  • 9780252070822
  • 902,249

Review quote

"This is a very subversive book, liable to undo a lot of assumptions about literacy, reading, poetry, artistry, cultural superiority, and progress." --Virginia Quarterly Reviewshow more

Rating details

21 ratings
3.42 out of 5 stars
5 24% (5)
4 14% (3)
3 48% (10)
2 10% (2)
1 5% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X