On Poetry

On Poetry

Book - 2013
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A guide to the writing of poetry and a defense of the art, it will be especially prized by writers and readers who wish to understand why and how poetic technique matters. In seven chapters... the poet explores his belief that the greatest verse arises from a harmony of mind and body, and that poetic forms originate in human necessities: breath, heartbeat, footstep, posture...---Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2013
Edition: First Harvard University Press edition
ISBN: 9780674725669
Branch Call Number: 808.1 Ma
Description: 170 pages ; 22 cm


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