Poetic Maneuvers

Han Magnus Enzensberger and the Lyric Genre by Charlotte Melin

Publisher: Northwestern University Press

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Cover of: Poetic Maneuvers  | Charlotte Melin
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  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Semiotics & Theory,
  • Germany,
  • Enzensberger, Hans Magnus,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • German,
  • Poetry,
  • History,
  • European - German,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Theory,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Social aspects,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • 20th century,
  • German poetry,
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Number of Pages288
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Open LibraryOL7979415M
ISBN 100810119471
ISBN 109780810119475

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The first English-language study of this influential literary figure, Poetic Maneuvers considers Enzensberger's poetical texts as part of a larger project to create a venue for intellectual reflection.

her book situates his full poetic program within contemporary discussions staged by various German writers, translators, and theorists.

Essential to an understanding Enzensberger as an important literary figure, Poetic Maneuvers also offers invaluable insight into the status of recent postwar German literature and American-European literary relations.

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Definitions of Poetic Devices 1. Form: The way a poem looks -or its arrangement on the page Poetry is written in lines, which may or may not be sentences. Sometimes the lines are combined into groups called stanzas.

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B) Poetic Devices – The techniques used by poets to give their writing style emphasis and meaning. Imagery – The creation of images using words.

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poetic devices are like tool to fix up your writing. to make your writing more interesting to read. for example, alliteration, rhyming, hyperbole ext.

poetic devices help engage the reader by making the writing interesting and exciting to read. i used these poetic devices in my dr suess book.Poetic devices are tools that poets can use to enhance their poems, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of them.

Some vocabulary terms you'll be assessed on include.