Poetic Language : Theory and Practice from the Renaissance to the Present Hardback
by Tom Jones
In a series of 12 chapters, exemplary poems - by Walter Ralegh, William Cowper,William Wordsworth, Gerard Manley Hopkins, Wallace Stevens, Frank O'Hara,Robert Creeley, W.
S. Graham, Tom Raworth, Denise Riley and Thomas A. Clark -are read alongside theoretical discussions of poetic language.
The discussionsprovide a jargon-free account of a wide range of historical and contemporaryschools of thought about poetic language, and an organised, coherent critique ofthose schools.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Edinburgh University Press
- Publication Date: 04/07/2012
- Category: Literary studies: general
- ISBN: 9780748656172
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