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Poetics Today (2017) 38 (1): 163–188.
Published: 01 February 2017
... : 111 – 36 . Gardner Helen , ed. 1965 John Donne: The Elegies and the Songs and Sonnets ( Oxford : Oxford University Press ). Glicksohn Joseph Goodblatt Chanita 1993 “Metaphor and Gestalt: Interaction Theory Revisited,” Poetics Today 14 , no. 1 : 83 – 97...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 331–351.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Jean-Pierre Sonnet God's enigmatic answer to Moses' question about his name— Ehyeh asher ehyeh , usually translated “I am who I am” (Exod. 3:14)—has provoked philological analysis for centuries, often coupled with high philosophical and theological reflection; yet little attention has been paid...
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Poetics Today (2008) 29 (3): 525–564.
Published: 01 September 2008
...Judith A. Deitch Holograms are three-dimensional visual records capable of transmitting peculiar and arresting special effects. A number of Shakespeare's sonnets reveal particular holographic effects, in which scenes of looking and speaking are enhanced by the lyric “I's” creation of distorted...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (4): 711–730.
Published: 01 December 2004
...William Waters Critics have warned readers against feeling personally addressed by the many commands in Rilke's Duino Elegies and Sonnets to Orpheus . The essay argues, through readings of imperative sonnets, that such critics are misguided: the poems do seek a reader's intimate and personal...
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Poetics Today (2004) 25 (3): 437–464.
Published: 01 September 2004
... interpretations, “The Windhover” by Gerard Manley Hopkins. Contending that the variety of the interpretations of this sonnet reveal the inconsistency and arbitrariness of the allegorical method, I also draw attention to commentators' lack of rigorous understanding of the allegorical pretext, the failure...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (4): 719–735.
Published: 01 December 2009
... author , for instance, in a text that is limited to monosyllabic words), it may also provide for fresh and largely unsuspected choices and for new sorts of mobility as well. This essay tests this hypothesis, examining three contemporary works: a collection of sonnets by Raymond Queneau, a novel...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (3): 387–432.
Published: 01 September 2010
... of John Donne's “Holy Sonnet 7,” originally presented in Practical Criticism , which is a good example of the renaissance in Donne criticism at the beginning of the twentieth century. Richards's experimental technique is discussed in relation to what was then contemporary experimental psychology. We...
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Poetics Today (2009) 30 (2): 353–362.
Published: 01 June 2009
..., Robert 1981 The Art of Biblical Narrative (New York: Basic Books). 1999 L'art du récit biblique , translated by Paul Lebeau and Jean-Pierre Sonnet (Brussels: Lessius). Bal, Mieke 1977 Narratologie: Essais sur la signification narrative dans quatre romans modernes (Paris: Klincksieck...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 203–206.
Published: 01 March 2011
... with their environment. In an afterword, Walter Nash discusses historical developments of the Eng­lish sonnet to illustrate the potential for innovation and experimen- tation in metrical verse forms. There follows a sequence of experimental sonnets composed by Nash and dedicated to van Peer...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 206–209.
Published: 01 March 2011
... in Poland and employing phenomenological sociology, he claims that reading popular fiction is much more than a simple leisure activity: it plays a vital role in how readers cope with their environment. In an afterword, Walter Nash discusses historical developments of the Eng­lish sonnet...
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Poetics Today (2011) 32 (1): 209–211.
Published: 01 March 2011
... sociology, he claims that reading popular fiction is much more than a simple leisure activity: it plays a vital role in how readers cope with their environment. In an afterword, Walter Nash discusses historical developments of the Eng­lish sonnet to illustrate the potential for innovation...
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Poetics Today (2022) 43 (1): 103–125.
Published: 01 March 2022
... of the words quoted above, which does not mean that Coleridge's words fall into a void. They may, in fact, be compared with a very similar, albeit longer, quotation from the sonnet originally entitled “To Simplicity”: O! I do love thee, meek Simplicity ! For of thy lays the lulling simpleness Goes to my...
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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 (2011) 32 (4): 717–752.
Published: 01 December 2011
... ). Fuller John 1972 The Sonnet ( London : Methuen ). Halle Morris Keyser Samuel Jay 1971 English Stress: Its Form, Its Growth, and Its Role in Verse ( New York : Harper and Row ). Hecht Anthony 1995 On the Laws of the Poetic Art ( Princeton, NJ : Princeton...
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Poetics Today (2020) 41 (4): 731–737.
Published: 01 December 2020
... qualities of Dylan s lyrics, Hampton is capable of eye-opening discoveries. Especially thrilling are his observations about the sonnet form of each of the seven fourteen-line stanzas of Tangled Up in Blue, the cornerstone of Dylan s aesthetic comeback album of 1975, Blood on the Tracks. Not only...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (1): 127–150.
Published: 01 March 2010
... the biographical and historical context of the author’s life to the major orien- tations of his writings (the status of the sonnet, the role of mathematics and constraints, the shift between genres). Montémont discusses extensively the role of visuality in Roubaud’s work, with a strong...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 251–284.
Published: 01 June 2010
.... It will be evident by now that, in her wish to bring people together, even in her housekeeping concerns, a whole aesthetics is implicit, with the claim that art imposes a shape on the shape- less, making of it “something permanent.” This is perfectly exemplified by her reading of Shakespeare’s sonnet: “How...
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Poetics Today (2005) 26 (1): 151–159.
Published: 01 March 2005
... with the most canonical of all authors. Marcy North’s ‘‘Rehearsing the Absent Name: Reading Shakespeare’s Sonnets through Anonymity’’ shrewdly focuses on Sonnet 71, ‘‘which imagines its own anonymity’’ (21), and on its appearance in a mid–seventeenth cen- tury commonplace book. She searches through...
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Poetics Today (2007) 28 (3): 363–391.
Published: 01 September 2007
... Wednesday Supper, Bruno quoted passages of Tansillo’s Vendemmiatore (2002a, 1:456). In Heroic Frenzies, four sonnets by Tansillo are quoted, among which the well-known Poi che spiegat’ ho l’ali al bel desio (ibid., 2:568–69). 53.  Spampanato 1921, 2:37, 53, 64–65. 54.  John Florio and Bruno were...
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Poetics Today (2010) 31 (2): 367–368.
Published: 01 June 2010
... on Writing and Acting,” with the sonnets, Hamlet, and As You Like It, all written more or less at the turn of the century, when Shakespeare was in the process of shifting gears toward writing the problem plays and the tragedies. In the latter works, Bevington claims, questions of religious faith...