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The ways of the poem.

Josephine Miles

The ways of the poem.

by Josephine Miles

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry.,
  • American poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPrentice-Hall English literature series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR1175 .M45 1961
    The Physical Object
    Pagination440 p.
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5825845M
    LC Control Number61013262
    OCLC/WorldCa350586

    Gwendolyn Brooks is one of the most highly regarded, influential, and widely read poets of 20th-century American poetry. She was a much-honored poet, even in her lifetime, with the distinction of being the first Black author to win the Pulitzer Prize. She also was poetry consultant to the Library of Congress—the first Black woman to hold that position—and poet laureate of the State of. The Way Amy Lowell - At first a mere thread of a footpath half blotted out by the grasses Sweeping triumphant across it, it wound between hedges of roses Whose blossoms were poised above leaves as pond lilies float on the water, While hidden by bloom in a .

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      The poem leaves the matter of gender entirely open. The ancestors lack human speech, and the fourth stanza gives a vivid impression of their means of communication “with the yellow eyes / . Poetry is inherently "dramatic," the authors say, defining dramatic as something concrete which involves a process and a conflict in an effort to find meaning. There are other ways to think of poetry other than as knowledge, the authors concede, but that is "the assumption behind this book.".


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