How poems get made /

Each of the twelve chapters of How Poems Get Made examines a specific aspect of the poetic medium, diction, syntax, rhythm, echo, figure, repetition and more. Acclaimed poet and critic James Longenbach shows how a poet may manipulate these most basic elements of diction and syntax to create voice, i...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Longenbach, James (Author)
Format: Book
Published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]
Edition:First edition.
Table of Contents:
  • Diction
  • Syntax
  • Voice
  • Figure
  • Rhythm
  • Echo
  • Image
  • Repetition
  • Song
  • Tone
  • Prose
  • Poetry.