Reading Poetry: An Anthology of Poems

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Random House School Division, Jan 1, 1989 - Criticism - 456 pages
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A textbook anthology of poems by international authors both classic and contemporary, presented with commentary to develop the ability to read and analyze poetry perceptively.

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Contents

Chapter One Reading and Responding
3
Chapter Two Elements of Poetry
20
Figures of Speech and Symbolism
35
Copyright

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Robert DiYanni received a B.A. from Rutgers University in 1968 and a Ph.D. from the City University of New York in 1976. He has taught at Queens College of the City University of New York, New York University, Harvard University, and Pace University. He has written articles and reviews on various aspects of literature, composition, and pedagogy. He has written numerous books including The McGraw-Hill Book of Poetry, Women's Voices, Like Season'd Timber: New Essays on George Herbert, and Modern American Poets: Their Voices and Visions.

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