lyric poem

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a short poem of songlike quality

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The lyric poem thus opened up a space for personal feeling.
In the asylum Clare produces a group of hybrid lyric poems which in expressing devotion and love for a female figure in by turns erotic, playful, witty, and painful terms--cohere thematically and stylistically in their response to Burns.
First, I examine a number of lyric poems which present fields, gardens, and meadows, and identify a recurrent pattern in the conception of these natural landscapes.
11), triggered, often, by some casually noticed natural phenomenon, old object, anniversary or date in the calendar, journey, or everyday activity) (31) The epistemological repercussions of this onslaught of autobiographical memory, the kinds of knowledge it makes available to, or induces in, the lyric poem, are central to the intellectual, moral, and artistic concerns of Moments of Vision.
This lyric poem, in other words, does not rely upon details of plot or character for its powerful effects, but rather upon summoning thoughts and feelings in a reader similar to those professed by the speaker-poet.
Their work shows that such an approach is theoretically sound and yields excellent analyses of new and old poems, illustrating that a "narrative/narratological reading" of a lyric poem opens aspects of the poem and its meanings which should not be ignored or neglected.
Alex Beard submits the double acrostic lyric poem "'BLUES: John Colb" that has an acrostic on the left and right ends.
In the third section the poems take a turn placing gender politics in the lyric poem thereby making them personal.
There is a great album here, and it's about 10 tracks and a lyric sheet instead of a lyric poem.
It is not until the penultimate chapter of the book that we are given any inkling of what a lyric poem actually might be.
What does a lyric poem have in common with a postcard?
This, at least, is a common definition of a lyric poem, but in Lyric Poetry, Brown University English professor Mutlu Konuk Blasing challenges our conception of that individual and, thus, of poetry itself.
Not trying, at least for the moment, to discriminate various hierarchical levels, functions, and communication situations of the agents who act simultaneously in the work of verbal art, I would like to examine the possibilities contained in the following thesis: the fictional world of a lyric poem, or its central part, is represented by a subject.
At the same time, All Souls and One Another are anchored by literary tradition--by the lyric poem and the prose narrative, in particular--and succeed as literary texts.
I think, however, "In the Mecca" is the sole representation of that book in this collection because it makes an argument, along with "In Montgomery" and "Children Coming Home" for Brooks as an epic poet, as well as the undisputed master of the short, right lyric poem we already know her to be.