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Free verse.

Graham Hough

Free verse.

by Graham Hough

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Published by Oxford University Press for the British Academy in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Reprinted from the proceedings of the British Academy, Vol.43.

SeriesWarton lectures on English Poetry -- 1957
The Physical Object
Pagination[21]p. ;
Number of Pages21
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13713916M

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Robert Frost called free verse “playing with the net down.” And T.S. Eliot wrote, “No verse is free for the man who wants to do a good job.”Yet Walt Whitman, Langston Hughes, and plenty of contemporary poets are among the many who.

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Free verse is an open form of poetry which in its modern form arose through the French vers libre form. It does not use consistent metre patterns, rhyme, or any musical pattern. It thus tends to follow the rhythm of natural speech.

Form and structure. 4 Form and structure. 7 Further reading. On vers libre. 8 External links. The answer is, of course not. And yet free verse sparked a lot of debate—and some derision—in the literary community. A sampling of opinions: “No verse is free for the man who wants to do a good job.” —T.S.

Eliot (a poet) “The free verse that is really verse is the antithesis of free.” —Yvor Winters (a critic). Free verse poems will have no set meter, which is the rhythm of the words, no rhyme scheme, or any particular poets would find this liberating, being able to whimsically change your mind, while others feel like they could not do a good job in that manner.

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In her classic text, A Poetry Handbook, Mary Oliver (–) calls free verse "the music of conversation" and "time spent with a friend.".

There is a marvelous trend in children’s literature these days for chapter books written in verse. I don’t remember reading a single book written entirely poetry when I was a kid but I can name loads of recent titles.

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Verse novels are not watered-down versions of each genre shoved together into one book. The verse novel must, in fact, do double-duty, having all the elements of of both genres. This means a verse novel must have the music and imagery that we find in poetry and at the same time character development and story structure of a novel.All Reviews Hot New Books Book Reviews Music Reviews Movie Reviews TV Show Reviews Video Game Reviews.

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