A Primer For Poets And Readers Of Poetry

This primer guides young poets towards a deeper understanding of how poetry can function in their lives, while introducing the art in an exciting new way. It provides writing exercises and explains topics such as the personal and cultural threshold, the four forces that animate poetic language, tactics of revision, ecstasy and engagement as motives for poetry, and how to locate and learn from our personal poetic forebears.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780393253924
Categories BX, New Arrivals, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Personal Development, Reference
Author(s) Gregory Orr
Publisher Ww Norton & Co
Pages 336
Format Paperback
Dimensions 14.0cm x 2.3cm x 21.1cm
Weight 0.291 kg