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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (3): 347–378.
Published: 01 September 2023
... features intersect with issues of power. This essay shows that one particular feature of form—terminal rhyme—has had a peculiar and troubling closeness to strains of critical misogyny: on the one hand, rhyme is sometimes deemed “unmanly” or unserious, yet there is also a history of maligning women poets...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (1): 1–37.
Published: 01 March 2005
... is the difference between homoeoteleuton and rhyme.” Neither prose nor poetry, however, observes the divide between logical and counterlogical figures with anything like the regularity claimed by Wimsatt. Examples of rhyme in prose and homoeoteleuton in verse weaken his case, as does the example of John Milton's...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 151–186.
Published: 01 March 2000
... “useful” to some inmates. They demonstrate the enduring power of old forms in critical situations and suggest that classical meter,conventional rhythm, and rhyme provided a needed sense of order and stability. Such uses of conventional poetic forms and traditional versification present a sharp contrast...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (4): 751–781.
Published: 01 December 2000
... effect. Whereas rhyme, meter, and alliteration impose additional patterning on the phonological signifiers, picture poems, acrostics, and some other manneristic devices impose additional patterning upon the graphemic signifiers. When alliterations are turned into puns, they become manneristic patterning...
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Poetics Today (2006) 27 (3): 569–596.
Published: 01 September 2006
...); she several times uses the made-up noun ‘‘writery’’ (ibid.: 39 and elsewhere), and she generates the belittling rhyme ‘‘writing-shiting’’ (ibid.: 25).To invent these forms, she appears to make creative use of English mor- Gane • The Language of Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children 583...
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Poetics Today (2002) 23 (1): 63–89.
Published: 01 March 2002
... Patterns Expressive:The Poetic Mode of Speech-Perception (Durham, NC: Duke University Press). 1996 “Rhyme and Cognitive Poetics,” Poetics Today 17 : 55 -87. 1998 Poetic Rhythm: Structure and Performance: An Empirical Study in Cognitive Poetics (Bern: Peter Lang). Tsur, Reuven...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 595–617.
Published: 01 December 2020
... of the subject/speaker, lyric address, repetition, and rhyme, this lyric illustrates the genre s ability to radically engage with the political world while undermining the ideological pillars which that world rests upon. It exposes, I contest, the way a collective misconception of the world perpetuates...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (2): 155–205.
Published: 01 June 2009
...: Poliziano, Bach, e Pascoli,” Paragone: Rivista Mensile di Arte Figurativa e Letteratura 218 : 112 -27. Rubin, David C. 1995 Memory in Oral Traditions: The Cognitive Psychology of Epic, Ballads, and Counting-Out Rhymes (New York: Oxford University Press). Rumshisky, Anna 2008 Conversation...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 203–206.
Published: 01 March 2011
.... Andreas Dufter and Patrizia Noel Aziz Hanna test a hypothesis concern- 210 Poetics Today 32:1 ing the universal metrical form of nursery rhymes (and children’s verse in general) by comparing French and German corpora. They find common structures at the stanza and line levels, as against language...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 206–209.
Published: 01 March 2011
... 32:1 ing the universal metrical form of nursery rhymes (and children’s verse in general) by comparing French and German corpora. They find common structures at the stanza and line levels, as against language-­specific dif- ferences at the level of the foot, which they trace to the phonology...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 209–211.
Published: 01 March 2011
... textsetting in French and Eng­lish strophic songs and relate them to a phonological factor—the greater perceptual salience of stress in Eng­lish. Andreas Dufter and Patrizia Noel Aziz Hanna test a hypothesis concern- 210 Poetics Today 32:1 ing the universal metrical form of nursery rhymes...
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Poetics Today (2019) 40 (4): 645–681.
Published: 01 December 2019
... with patterns of end rhyme (ABBA), syntax (uniformly end-stopped lines), and parallel structure (isomorphic stanzas).6Although Attridge (2013a: 41) attributes the poem s strong, easily- grasped rhythm to its metrical structure, Iwould emphasize that the poem s insistent rhythm is also encouraged...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (2): 243–259.
Published: 01 June 2020
...) The translator, Keith Bosley, chose to stay close to the convention that con- tent from the first line of a verse is repeated with different words in the second line. However, he did not attempt to reproduce the initial rhyme in the first line (miekka mietti miehen mielen), even though Old English epics, like...
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Poetics Today (2023) 44 (3): 325–346.
Published: 01 September 2023
... considers free verse to be an essential element within his definition of poetry, his own studies largely focus on Russian-language metrical poetry. In metrical poetry, continuous rhythmic regularity, the meter, establishes the equivalences that bring diverse linguistic elements such as line end rhymes...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (1): 221–262.
Published: 01 March 2000
... (New York: Norton). Fried, Debra 1988 “Rhyme Puns,” in On Puns: The Foundation of Letters , edited by Jonathan Culler, 83 -99 (Oxford: Blackwell). Frost, Robert 1995 Collected Poems, Prose,and Plays , edited by Richard Poirier and Mark Richardson (New York: Library of America). Ginsberg...
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Poetics Today (2001) 22 (1): 65–87.
Published: 01 March 2001
.... Apollinaire’s poetry was one of the milestones in the development of free verse. In the following poem, how- ever, he returns to the form of the alexandrine and rhymed verse to cre- ate two socially distinct voices. Apollinaire is not confronting the old form here; rather, he takes advantage...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (1): 59–81.
Published: 01 March 2020
... is, and how prob- lematic our vocabulary about that term, form, can be. For example, a sonnet usually has fourteen lines, it often rhymes, and we frequently split it into an octave and a sestet that hinge on a volta. But what a volta is is a turn voltare is the Italian verb for to turn and while that turn...
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Poetics Today (2012) 33 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 March 2012
... and Maney ). Dufter Andreas Hanna Patrizia Nel Aziz 2009 “ Natural Versification in French and German Counting-out Rhymes ,” in Aroui and Arleo 2009 : 101 – 21 . Eagleton Terry 2007 How to Read a Poem ( Malden, MA : Blackwell ). Fabb Nigel Halle Morris 2008...
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Poetics Today (2000) 21 (2): 457–461.
Published: 01 June 2000
... hand, the ‘‘controlling [artistic] hand namely, the complex structures of rhyme and meter, which indicate preplanning and precision of design. According to Bradford, Augustan poetry, as opposed to metaphysical...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (3): 551–554.
Published: 01 September 2005
... recur- rence and rhyme, Wainwright singles out the ‘‘deliberate space’’ occupied by poems (such as their auditory and visual peculiarities). Most chapters are devoted to ‘‘formal aspects ‘‘tones of voice ‘‘the verse line ‘‘free verse ‘‘rhyme and ‘‘stanza taking the book as a whole, the only signifi...