Verse Exercises

A portfolio for her verses

What then, is the teaching of poetry to do?

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What then, is the teaching of poetry to do if not to provide them with ways of justifying their own judgment by making a precise reference to the text as possible.

We rationalize our subjective dispositions so as to persuade others to accept them as having more general validity.

Poetry outlives and transcends the occasion of its composition and transfers its signficance in some way to strangers in another time and place.

– expressive of some elusive reality outside the confines of what is conventional

– paradoxical expression of what cannot be expressed

 

Failed to take note of bibliographical reference

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Written by thedoe

December 11, 2013 at 5:14 pm

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