• All Products
      • Paperback
      • Hardcover
      • eBook
      • Audiobook

    Politics of Romantic Poetry

    By: R. Cronin

    QTY
    -+
    $106.99
     
     
    ISBN
    9780230287051
    Date Released
    Binding
    eBook
     
     

    Instant Download

    Description
    In recent years critics of Romantic poetry have divided into two groups that have little to say to one another. One group, as yet the most numerous, insists that to study a poem is to investigate the historical circumstances out of which it was produced; the other retorts that poetry offers pleasures fully available only to readers whose attention is focused on their language. This book attempts to reconcile the two groups by arguing that a poet's most effective political action is the forging of a new language, and that the political import of a poem is a function of its style.

    You might also like



    Accepted Payments
    QBD Proudly Supports

    Need help? Call us on (07) 3291 7444