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The Resource A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass

A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass

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A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry
Title
A little book on form
Title remainder
an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hass
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Robert Hass--former poet laureate, winner of the National Book Award, and recipient of the Pulitzer Prize--illuminates the formal impulses that underlie great poetry in this accessible volume of essays drawn from a series of lectures he delivered at the renowned Iowa Writers' Workshop,"--NoveList
  • "...Hass investigates the ancient roots of the poetic impulse, taking a wide-ranging look at the most intense experiences of human thought and feeling in language" -- Book jacket
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hass, Robert
Dewey number
809.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1059.A9
LC item number
H37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poetry
  • Creative writing
  • Poetry
  • Literary form
  • Creative ability
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Poetry
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Composition & Creative Writing
  • LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
  • Creative ability
  • Creative writing
  • Literary form
  • Poetry
  • Poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-446)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Reading the sonnet
  • Victorian medievalism: sestina and villanelle
  • A note on genre
  • Ode
  • Reading the ode
  • Elegy
  • Reading the elegy
  • Satire
  • Georgic
  • Variable stanzas and organic form
  • Introduction
  • Difficult forms
  • Collage, abstraction, Oulipo, and procedural poetics
  • Mixed forms
  • Prose poem
  • A note on stress
  • How to scan a poem
  • How free verse works
  • Acknowledgments
  • Credits
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four
  • A note on numbers
  • Blank verse
  • Sonnet
Control code
ocn865063547
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 446 pages
Isbn
9780062332424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062332424
  • (OCoLC)865063547
Label
A little book on form : an exploration into the formal imagination of poetry, Robert Hass
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 433-446)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Reading the sonnet
  • Victorian medievalism: sestina and villanelle
  • A note on genre
  • Ode
  • Reading the ode
  • Elegy
  • Reading the elegy
  • Satire
  • Georgic
  • Variable stanzas and organic form
  • Introduction
  • Difficult forms
  • Collage, abstraction, Oulipo, and procedural poetics
  • Mixed forms
  • Prose poem
  • A note on stress
  • How to scan a poem
  • How free verse works
  • Acknowledgments
  • Credits
  • One
  • Two
  • Three
  • Four
  • A note on numbers
  • Blank verse
  • Sonnet
Control code
ocn865063547
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 446 pages
Isbn
9780062332424
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062332424
  • (OCoLC)865063547

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