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Understanding Poetry The Fourth Edition Of Understanding Poetry Is A Re Inspection Of Poetry Keeping It Teachable And Flexible, The Material Allows For Full And Innocent Immersion As Well As Raising Inductive Questions To Develop Critical And Analytical Skills Students Will Be Led To Understand Poetry As A Means Of Imaginatively Extending Their Own Experience And Indeed, Probing The Possibilities Of The Self This Latest Incarnation Of The Landmark Text Facilitates A Thorough Study Of Poetry.

10 thoughts on “Understanding Poetry

  1. says:

    I decided to read this book because I generally claim to dislike poetry I had a sneaking suspicion that my dislike of poetry was dueto a deficiency in myself rather than a deficiency in the entire genre of poetry I thought this book might help me develop a deeper appreciation After reading this book I still can t say I m a huge fan of poetry However, I gotfrom this book than instruction.I was able to identify my main barrier to appreciating poetry, namely, that I read too fast ...

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    Cleanth Brooks is famous for making the interesting claim that the structure of a poem or tragedy is similar to the structure of a kite In order for a kite to function properly it must include its tail One would imagine that the tail of a kite would weigh the kite down, but paradoxically, it is a requirement that allows the kite to rise to unprecedented heights The same is true for a work of literature as shall be henceforth explained Irony in literature works in the same manner as the tail Cleanth Brooks is famous for making the interesting claim that the structure of a poem or tragedy is similar to the structure of a kite In order for a kite to function properly it must include its tail One would imagine that the tail of a kite would weigh the kite down, but paradoxically, it is a requirement that allows the kite to rise to unprecedented heights The same is true for a work of literature as shall be henceforth explained Irony in literature works in the same manner as the tail to the kite As a result of adding irony and paradox to a work, instead of simply applying an ordinary meaning to a particular linguistic statement, irony opens the gateway to a variety of interpretations to the statement, and it is this which makes poetry and tragedy enjoyable to the reader Contemplating the complexitie...

  3. says:

    iiri anlamak ne kolay ya Ehe.

  4. says:

    This textbook was around the house as I used other textbooks, and I would page through it, though I did not read it cover to cover.I always liked Penn Warren, and I liked this I would like to find it again.

  5. says:

    This is the book from which we finally learned something about prosody, after having been allowed to graduate college without a single English course Enjoyable.

  6. says:

    I read this book not because I had the faintest hope for ever understanding such a complicated matter as poetry, but because I thought that the selection of poems in the book would be sufficiently interesting and beautiful o enjoy some reading without having to dig it out too much I am not totally disappointed by the author s selection, but I recon now that this book isintended for students and teachers of serious literary matters, rather than for an amateur poetry reader.Here are the c I read this book not because I had the faintest hope for ever understanding such a complicated matter as poetry, but because I thought that the selection of poems in the book would be sufficiently interesting and beautif...

  7. says:

    Great teacher resource or reference for people who enjoy good poetry and good criticism of poetry as well Also recommend for college students who are required to critique explicate poetry this anthology will give you excellent examples of poetry explications using different poetic devices an...

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    I knew this in an earlier edition co edited with Robert Penn Warren which was used in my high school English class Good on the bookshelf for its application of New Criticism in the 1960s If you just want an anthology of American and English poetry this has less poetry per page than o...

  9. says:

    Understanding Poetry provides a good anthology for those who wish to read a variety of poets The analysis by Brooks is helpful to understand the methodology of the New Critics, and each section guides the reader in a holistic approach to critical thought concerning each poem.

  10. says:

    Goodreads doesn t have my book, but this is the closest version Mine is the THIRD rather than the FOURTH Edition, and both Cleanth Brooks and Robert Penn Warren are acknowledged as editors compilers Perhaps Warren was not around by the time Brooks did the 4th Edition on his own.

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