Any Good Poetry Books on Ekphratic Styles?
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Perhaps there are books on the history of Ekphratic writing or poetry books about the style.
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Majestic, just look up "ekphrasis" in Wikipedia: way more than you'll ever want to know.  But there's a list of books at the end of the article, if you really want to go deeper.
"Poetry is the rhythmic, inevitably narrative, movement from an overclothed blindness to a naked vision."  Dylan Thomas
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(04-27-2021, 08:22 PM)TranquillityBase Wrote:  Majestic, just look up "ekphrasis" in Wikipedia: way more than you'll ever want to know.  But there's a list of books at the end of the article, if you really want to go deeper.

Sure thing. Perhaps this question was better left in my head.
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(04-27-2021, 02:55 PM)Majestic Sun Wrote:  Perhaps there are books on the history of Ekphratic writing or poetry books about the style.

I very highly recommend this book for any style:

Writing Poems
by Robert Wallace, Michelle Boisseau, Hadara Bar-Nadav
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(05-01-2021, 11:54 PM)Mark A Becker Wrote:  
(04-27-2021, 02:55 PM)Majestic Sun Wrote:  Perhaps there are books on the history of Ekphratic writing or poetry books about the style.

I very highly recommend this book for any style:

Writing Poems
by Robert Wallace, Michelle Boisseau, Hadara Bar-Nadav

Thanks for the recommendation. I'll check it out.
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