Books in category Literary Criticism – Poetry

  • New International Voices in Ecocriticism

    New International Voices in Ecocriticism
    Serpil Oppermann

    In this sense the book also probes borders, border transgression, and border permeability.

  • Historical Anthology of Kazan Tatar Verse

    Historical Anthology of Kazan Tatar Verse
    Ravilʹ Bukharaev, David John Matthews

    This anthology expounds the rich history of Kazan Tatar poetry, which has its beginnings in the early 12th century.

  • To Make a Poet Black

    To Make a Poet Black
    Jay Saunders Redding

    This classic study of American Black poetry, first published in 1939 and long out of print, is the work of perhaps the pre-eminent figure in Black Studies of the past two generations.

  • On the Sonnets of Robert Frost

    On the Sonnets of Robert Frost
    H. A. Maxson

    This is the first work to examine all the 37 poems published that are, based on the poet's own prose writings on the subject, defined as true sonnets.

  • Die andere Tradition

    Die andere Tradition
    Chiara Conterno

    Biographische Informationen Dr. Chiara Conterno ist Postdoc-Stipendiatin (Germanistik) an der Universität Verona. Reihe Poetik, Exegese und Narrative / Poetics, Exegesis and Narrative – Band 003.

  • Robin Hood

    Robin Hood
    Thomas H. Ohlgren, Lister M. Matheson

    Several fourteenth-century allusions in the works of William Langland and Geoffrey Chaucer suggest that the rymes of Robyn Hood were widely circulating by the 1370s, but, it is vital to note, none of these late fourteenth-century works …

  • Metaphor and Imagery in Persian Poetry

    Metaphor and Imagery in Persian Poetry
    Ali Asghar Seyed-Gohrab

    This volume contains ten chapters on Persian metaphors, tropes, rhetorical figures, and poetic forms and genres, by some of the world's foremost scholars in the field of classical Persian poetry.

  • Poetry Translation

    Poetry & Translation
    Peter Robinson

    `The conviction, pleasures and gratitude of committed reading are evident in his affirmation of the poetic contract between readers and writers.' Andrea Brady, Poetry Review —

  • A New History of English Metre

    A New History of English Metre
    Martin J. Duffell

    This new study covers the history of English metre up to the twenty-first century and compares a variety of modern theories to explain it.

  • Nature and Culture in the Iliad

    Nature and Culture in the Iliad
    James M. Redfield

    By focusing on the story of Hector, James M. Redfield presents an imaginative perspective not only on the Iliad but also on the whole of Homeric culture.

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