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Some articles on poems, poem:

Four Quartets - Poems - Little Gidding
... of Eliot's declining health and his dissatisfaction with early drafts of the poem ... Eliot was unable to finish the poem until September 1942 ... Like the three previous poems of the Four Quartets, the central theme is time and humanity's place within it ...
Ingrid Jonker - Adulthood and Career
... Jonker's next collection of poems Rook en oker ("Smoke and Ochre") was published in 1963 after delays caused by the conservative approach of her publishers ... Jonker had started writing a new collection of poems just before her death ... A selection of these poems was published posthumously in the collection Kantelson ("Toppling Sun") ...
Fleur Adcock - Poetry Collections - Edited or Translated
... The Virgin and the Nightingale Medieval Latin poems, Newcastle upon Tyne Bloodaxe Books, ISBN 978-0-906427-55-2 1987 Editor, Faber Book of 20th Century Women's Poetry, London and Boston ... Oxford University Press 1992 Translator, Letters from Darkness Poems, Daniela Crasnaru, Oxford Oxford University Press 1994 Translator and editor, Hugh Primas and the Archpoet, Cambridge, England, and New York ...
Illuminations (poems) - Influence and Legacy
18 uses nine prose poems "Fanfare", "Villes", "Phrase", "Antique", "Royauté", "Marine", "Interlude", "Being Beauteous", "Parade", and "Départ" ... Three of these works are based on prose poems from Illuminations ... cello, and piano it takes the prose poems "Aube" and "Being Beauteous" as subject ...
Hartmann Von Aue - Works
... Hartmann produced four narrative poems which are of importance for the evolution of the Middle High German court epic ... His other two narrative poems are Gregorius, also an adaptation of a French epic, and Der arme Heinrich, which tells the story of a leper cured by a young girl who is willing to sacrifice her life for him ... Translations have been made into modern German of all Hartmann's poems, while Der arme Heinrich has repeatedly attracted the attention of modern poets, both English (Long ...

Famous quotes containing the word poems:

    This is what poems are:
    with mercy
    for the greedy,
    they are the tongue’s wrangle,
    the world’s pottage, the rat’s star.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    There’s a wonderful family called Stein:
    There’s Gert and there’s Ep and there’s Ein.
    Gert’s poems are bunk,
    Ep’s statues are junk,
    And no-one can understand Ein.
    Anonymous.