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Voices in the poetic tradition

by Clara Ann Thompson

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Published by G.K. Hall, Prentice Hall International in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American poetry -- African American authors.,
  • American poetry -- Women authors.,
  • African American women -- Poetry.,
  • African Americans -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxvi-xxxvii).

    StatementClara Ann Thompson, J. Pauline Smith, Mazie Earhart Clark ; introduction by Mary Anne Stewart Boelcskevy.
    GenrePoetry.
    SeriesAfrican-American women writers, 1910-1940
    ContributionsSmith, J. Pauline., Clark, Mazie Earhart.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3539.H645 A6 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxvii, 246 p. ;
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1003790M
    ISBN 100783814305
    LC Control Number96043472

    "The object of this book," writes the author in his Preface, "is to investigate how poetry and the figure of the poet are represented, discussed, contested within the poetry of ancient Greece." Dr. Goldhill seeks to discover how ancient authors broached the questions: From what position does a poet speak? With what authority? With what debts to the past? Poetry as an art form predates written text. The earliest poetry is believed to have been recited or sung, employed as a way of remembering oral history, genealogy, and is often closely related to musical traditions, and the earliest poetry exists in the form of hymns (such as the work of Sumerian priestess Enheduanna), and other types of song such as chants.

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      In an essay for her essential anthology, “Poetry of Witness: The Tradition in English, ,” co-edited with the scholar Duncan Wu, . Poetic voice is defined as the the imagined role an author assumes as the speaker of the poem. While it is easy to conflate the writer and the speaker as the same person, this is not always the case.


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