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The powers of poetry.

Gilbert Highet

The powers of poetry.

by Gilbert Highet

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- History and criticism,
  • American poetry -- History and criticism,
  • Poetry

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR99 .H48
    The Physical Object
    Pagination356 p.
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5795205M
    LC Control Number60007062

    The seminar will focus on what poet Tony Hoagland has called “the five powers of poetry”: image, diction, voice, structure, and implication. Through lecture, discussion, and practice, both experienced and novice poetry teachers will learn to elicit and develop specific poetry-writing and reading skills, their own and those of their students. In this latest interpretation of poetry, he uses his skill to make accessible and appealing a great many poets, from Shakespeare to Dylan Thomas. In these essays, well written, never too long or too profound, he seems to stand beside the reader, using a personal, assuring approach. This obviously is a democratic book.

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      Richard Powers is the author of twelve novels, including Orfeo (which was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize), The Echo Maker, The Time of Our Singing, Galatea and Plowing the Dark. He is the recipient of a MacArthur grant and the National Book Award, and has been a Pulitzer Prize and four-time NBCC finalist/5(52K). C. Etta Powers Book of Poems. 33 likes. Book. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers:


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"Jeanette Powers taps into that secret connection of honesty, verve, and imagination. That chasm of innocence that is disrupted by the nuclear speed of everything, where the very reason we read, explore and hear poetry lives." --RA Washington, author of Body "Jeanette Powers is a house full of flowers.

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Awakening the Heart: Exploring Poetry in Elementary and Middle School: “Heart mapping. Gabrielle Jansen / The Outlook Poets Eddie Bell and Runas C. Powers held a poetry reading and book signing in honor of Black History Month at Adelia M.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(3). Become a published writer by entering our free poetry contest. Winners will be featured in an anthology and can win cash awards. Students from grades K-9 can enter the poetry contest.

Powers' work can be found across the web on many literary sites, including Thimble Lit Mag, The Wild Word, As It Ought To Be Magazine and more, and they have nine books of poetry out and their first novel, Victimless Crime, is now available.

JP also features at universities for poetry readings and offers workshops to all sorts of communities. Get this from a library. The powers of poetry. [Gilbert Highet] -- Includes critical essays on Shakespeare, Alexander Pope, Robert Burns, Byron, Shelley, Ralph Waldo.

Rustles of an open book Accompany sighs of disgust--or contentment. A Book Review Tue, 07/02/ Poetry Slam: It's All Up to You (CLOSED) Guide that inspired this poem: 6 Tips for Writing a Love Poem.

Comments. Login or register to post a comment. Register. Need to talk. Asked about the best book ofwriter Dave Eggers said this to The Observer: "There are a bunch of books I could mention, but the book I find myself pushing on people more than any other is The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers.

The author fought in Iraq with the US army, and then, many years later, this gorgeous novel : Literary fiction, Iraq War. Richard Powers’ “The Overstory" is a fictional book about trees and a group of people who decide to defend them.

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Poetry, we believe, has a lot to offer if only readers can learn to tap its powers by allowing themselves an openness to receive the gifts of its miraculous hand.

Muriel Rukeyser was a poet, playwright, biographer, children’s book author, and political activist. Indeed, for Rukeyser, these activities and forms of expression were linked. As Marilyn Hacker has noted, for Rukeyser “poetry could encompass both science and history, that of the past and of the.

Margaret Fishback was born in Washington, DC, and she earned an BA from Goucher College. She taught English and History for a year before turning to advertising. Fishback worked for Macy’s throughout the Depression, and in was described by a New York magazine as “the highest-paid advertising woman in the world.”Fishback’s own poetry was mainly light verse; her poems generally.

When Kevin Powers, author of the award-winning novel “The Yellow Birds,” was composing his first book of poetry, he was preoccupied with questions of communication and relatability.(Chief arts Author: Victoria Fleischer.

Book Summary: The title of this book is The Selected Poetry of Jessica Powers and it was written by Jessica Powers, Regina Siegfried (Editor), Robert F.

Morneau (Editor). This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it Pages:. The 15 best poetry books of all time. From Dante to Dickinson, The Telegraph's definitive list of must-read poetry2/5.The Power of Poetry is a highly valuable poetry reference book for secondary students.

It teaches skill development and explores poetry under broad themes, ideas and feelings. The new edition focuses on students as creators of poetry and exposes them to a wide variety of poetic techniques and forms.You were written in Countless languages at once; You have no possible Translations.