Writing Poetry

Writing Poetry

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WRITING POETRY is intended to be an all-purpose poetry writing textbook, a fount of inspiration and informtion on the writing process, a solid first step for beginners, and a source of ideas for writers and teachers at all levels. Taken from the Greek word meaning making something up, poetry gos beyond the simple act of creation to inspire. In this textbook, the core structure of the genre is dissected so the intangible may be a little more understood. WRITING POETRY is an appreciative study of an allusive art.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 385 pages
  • 137.16 x 208.28 x 20.32mm | 408.23g
  • Heinle & Heinle Publishers Inc.,U.S.
  • Florence, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 015500154X
  • 9780155001541
  • 2,163,346

Table of contents

1. Beginning with Poetry.
2. Memory.
3. Catalogs.
4. Observation.
5. Address.
6. Form.
7. Configuration and Revision.
8. Allusion.
9. Surrealism and Romanticism.
10. Voice.
11. Genres.
12. Myth Making.
13. Games and Experiments.
14. Then and Now.
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1. Beginning with Poetry. 2. Memory. 3. Catalogs. 4. Observation. 5. Address. 6. Form. 7. Configuration and Revision. 8. Allusion. 9. Surrealism and Romanticism. 10. Voice. 11. Genres. 12. Myth Making. 13. Games and Experiments. 14. Then and Now.
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34 ratings
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2 15% (5)
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