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Recent American poetry and prose

Norman Foerster

Recent American poetry and prose

a book of readings 1855-1916 Walt Whitman to Carl Sandburg.

by Norman Foerster

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American literature

  • Edition Notes

    Paging begins with 636

    StatementEdited by Norman Foerster, under the general editorship of Robert Morss Lovett
    ContributionsLovett, Robert Morss, 1870-1956
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 1061 p.
    Number of Pages1061
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14626570M

    Product Description. The Poetry Prose and Drama Book One: The Old English & Medieval Periods Student Guide introduces students to poems from the Anglo-Saxon Invasion to the Tudor Accession (). The Student Guide contains notes and instructions to the student, definitions of basic features, and an explanation of how to mark a book as well as pre-reading questions, reading notes, . The Poetry, Prose, & Drama Book One: The Old English & Medieval Periods Set is the first set in our British Tradition series. It features poetry from the Anglo-Saxon Invasion to the Tudor Accession (). Themes covered include the literature of the warrior, the priest, the medieval church, and the common people.

    American literature - American literature - The new poetry: Poetry ranged between traditional types of verse and experimental writing that departed radically from the established forms of the 19th century. Two New England poets, Edwin Arlington Robinson and Robert Frost, who were not noted for technical experimentation, won both critical and popular acclaim in this period. New book uncovers structures of Chinese prose poetry “What surprised me the most when I started the process is I had read a lot of American and a lot of French prose poetry,” Admussen said. “I had read scholars from other languages, especially from France, who would argue that with prose poetry, it’s this rebelliousness – breaking.

    Characteristics. Prose poetry is written as prose, without the line breaks associated with r, it makes use of poetic devices such as fragmentation, compression, repetition, rhyme, metaphor, and figures of speech. History. In 17th-century Japan, Matsuo Bashō originated haibun, a form of prose poetry combining haiku with prose. It is best exemplified by his book Oku no Hosomichi. The American Prose Poem argues that the prose poem is a medium for the transgression of genre rules, for experiment and literary change. Traditionally defined as a piece of writing that bears many of the earmarks of verse—rhythm, image, narrative leaps—and yet discards line breaks and the spatial play often expected from poetry, its.


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