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A poet's guide to poetry /

Mary Kinzie.

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Main Author: Kinzie, Mary.
Published: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2013.
Edition: Second edition.
Series: Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing.
Topics: Poetry - Authorship. | Poetics.
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Introduction: the mind that reads -- What the poem thinks: a poetics -- The six elements of relation and resemblance. Line and half-meaning ; Syntax and whole meaning ; Diction and layers in meaning ; Trope and thought ; Rhetoric and speech ; Rhythm as combination -- The elements, controlled in time. Accentual-syllabic meter: the role of stress and interval ; Stanza and rhyme: the role of echo ; Further rhythms in English, counted forms: accentual verse and syllabic verse (including Haiku) ; Further rhythms in English, non-counted forms: the four freedoms of free verse -- Writing in form. Exercises for beginning and advanced writers ; Poetic terms ; Annotated bibliography of further readings ; List of Poems by form.
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Table of Contents for: A poet's guide to poetry