The sound sense of poetry /

What real role can poetry have in the world? How are its truths created by the words and sounds chosen by the poet and by the way readers respond to them? Acclaimed poet Peter Robinson brings his knowledge of poetic art to the understanding of the reader's contribution in enabling poetry to pla...

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Main Author: Robinson, Peter, 1953- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, [2018]
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Summary:What real role can poetry have in the world? How are its truths created by the words and sounds chosen by the poet and by the way readers respond to them? Acclaimed poet Peter Robinson brings his knowledge of poetic art to the understanding of the reader's contribution in enabling poetry to play its part in life.
Physical Description:xi, 230 pages ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-221) and index.
ISBN:9781108422963
1108422969