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    Poetic Form in Hughes' Theme for English B

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    system during this chaotic time period. In Hughes' poem, "Theme for English B," he discusses racism through the stage of a university in America, using narrative and poetic devices to express the feelings and emotions involved in the struggle for equality. The poem's structure divides into three main stanzas with a one-line form at the end. Written in free verse, the poem is unencumbered from restrictions regarding its structure and rhyme scheme. The use of free verse adds to the poem's stream-of-consciousness

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    Poetic Art Form

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    Poetry is not facile subject to understand. Poetry is an art form that can be interpreted various ways. The meaning of each text of poetry relies on the readers, and the author 's emotional state of mind. When poetry is being read, it is not being read for fluency. These reading are to be analyzed and interpreted through an individual’s sight, intellection and sound. According to Louis Zokofsky, “ The test of poetry is the range of pleasure it affords at sight, sound, and intellectual. This is its

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    Villanelle poems are a famous form of poetry, it originated in France, meaning country like. Villanelles use to be lyrical poems that would talk about the countryside. More modern villanelles can now be written about anything, such as death, love, guilt, etc. A more modern definition of a villanelle is, a nineteen line poem divided into five three-line stanzas (Tercets), and has a final quatrain. In each tercet, the rhyme scheme is aba, and the quatrain has a rhyme scheme of abaa. Villanelles also

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    by Robert Frost, in which he explains nature and uses it as a metaphor for the idea that nothing lasts forever and that things will eventually reduce in value. “Nothing Gold Can Stay” has a clear surface/deep meaning, speaker, structure, and use of poetic devices. This poem has a clear surface and deeper meaning. There is a clear surface meaning of the poem, which is that how nature is always changing and that even if something is beautiful then, it will eventually decrease in value and lose it’s

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    This is an autobiographical type of poem in which the author, Walt Whitman, is also that persona, who in developing this type of poetic work, and surpasses the traditional limits of the “self.” The captivating and attention-grabbing aspect of the poem is the free verse technique or style, which significantly makes the development of the “self” a calming task while celebrating a personal life. The persona is described as a lover of nature, and incorporates three sections of the self-personality that

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    poem shows a woman dealing with a religious crisis and how even though she struggles her faith still holds strong in the end. Bradstreet’s poem displays a crisis of faith in her content and reflects her struggle with the Puritan beliefs, however, the form and structure of the poem reflect her internal religious solidarity. The extreme crisis that Bradstreet goes through in losing her house and of her possessions would be detrimental to any human being. The content in this poem reflects the doubts,

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    Close Reading Exercise

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    The poetic achievement of Ben Jonson’s “On My First Son” can be realised by a consideration of elegy as a poetic form and its emotional appeal, as well as Jonson’s conciseness and vividness of speech. Jonson successfully uses a range of tropological and figurative devices to evoke a sense of empathy and pity, in mourning the loss of his son. In addition, Jonson effectively conveys a Father’s sense of lament through the themes of sin and judgement. Thus it is Jonson’s use of the traditional structure

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    The "Sestina" by Elizabeth Bishop The "Sestina" by Elizabeth Bishop is titled after the verse form of the Italian origin by that name. However, the name of the poem is not only to remind us of its difficult and complex form, but also to enhance the subject of the poem- the fatal forces that navigate the character's lives. Thus, the main feature of the poetic form, the six repeating end-words, "grandmother", "child", "house", "stove", "almanac", "tears", all `work` together to underline this meaning

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    Sonnet, one of the most popular verse forms during Renaissance, has evolved with changing conventions of different countries and poets. One of the most well-known variants is English sonnet, also known as Shakespearean sonnet for William Shakespeare’s great contribution to this literature. He not only changed the rhyme scheme but also the structure of standard Italian sonnet in order to make it an appropriate carrier for his own expression. Using Sonnet 138 as an example, this essay focuses on the

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    science into poetry, and poetry into science. He delves into “pataphysics,” the poetics of an imaginary science which renders the English language whimsical and at times nonsensical. He also attempts virtuosic feats with his sound and concrete poetry. Bök’s language welcomes new interpretations and shows that poetry is an ongoing process that can disrupt traditions and reshape them. Bök’s innovative use of sound, form, and narrative reshapes language, inviting the audience to rethink how language

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