Why Poetry Matters

Why Poetry Matters

Book - 2008
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Provides knowledge on poetry, its language and meaning, and its power to open minds and transform lives. This book looks at defences of poetry written over the centuries. It ponders Aristotle, Horace, Longinus, and Sidney. It examines the importance of the poetic voice and the mysteries of metaphor.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2008.
ISBN: 9780300124231
Branch Call Number: 808.1 PAR
Characteristics: xv, 206 p. ;,21 cm.


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