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Author Aitchison, James
Title New Guide to Poetry and Poetics
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2013
©2013
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Descript 1 online resource (309 pages)
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Series Consciousness, Literature and the Arts Ser. ; v.35
Consciousness, Literature and the Arts Ser
Note Intro -- New Guide to Poetry and Poetics -- Preface -- Contents -- 1 The Creative Impulse -- How Poems Begin -- Innateness: Conclusions and Nonconscious -- Jung, Freud and Creativity -- Creativity and Chaos -- 2 Imaggination -- The Poetic Imagination -- Poetry and Inspiration -- The Poet's Muse -- Childhood, Memory and Imagination -- 3 The Sacred Impulse -- Poetry and Religion -- Religion in some Twentieth-Century Poetry -- A Biology of Religion -- 4 Poetic Vision -- Visionary Poetry -- Mystery in Poetry -- Myth in Poetry -- Beaty, Horror and Truth in Poetry -- 5 Madness -- Madness and Poetry -- Madness, Sanity and Confessional Poetry -- 6 Poetic Voice -- 7 Emotion in Poetry -- 8 Thought in Poetry -- 9 Meaning -- Meaning in Poetry -- Recognising Meaning -- Subject, Theme and Experience in Poetry -- 10 The Poet's Role -- Poet or Citizen? -- The Poet and Society -- Poetic Persona -- 11 A Fellowshio of Poets -- 12 Language -- The Language of Poetry -- Poetic Diction -- Poetry and Contemporary Speech -- 13 Poetry and Music -- 14 Technique -- Poetry: Craft and Art -- Form and Content -- 15 Imagery -- 16 Rhyme -- 17 Rhythm -- Some Misconeceptions -- Fixity and Flux -- Arrhythmia and Free Verse -- Punctuating Rhythm -- 18 Poetry and Reality -- 19 Reading Poetry -- Poetry and the Reader -- The Poet as Reader -- The Critic as Reader -- Poet and Reader -- Bibliography -- Index of Names -- Index of Topics
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Aitchison, James New Guide to Poetry and Poetics Leiden : BRILL,c2013 9789042037632
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