rhetorical devices

Tips for Doing a Poetry Reading

January 9, 2014
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The poetry improves, but the presentation of it just keeps getting worse.

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More Rhetorical Devices

April 11, 2012
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Language is often a hopeless (thank God) matter of almosts that fail to be 100 percent accurate

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On Rhetorical Devices and Their Use

April 4, 2012
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If you want to escape all rhetoric, you are out of luck.

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“Fractured at a Touch:” More on Abstract and Concrete

November 29, 2010
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We are always towards an abstraction, one way or the other, but the use of detail, how we emphasize or mute, or play with an image is at the heart of contemporary poetics.

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