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Poetry : A Writers' Guide and Anthology - by Amorak Huey & W. Todd Kaneko (Hardcover)

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Poetry: A Writers' Guide and Anthology is a complete introduction to the art and craft of writing poetry. The authors map out more than 25 key elements of poetry including image, lyric, point of view, metaphor, and movement and use these elements as starting points for discussion questions and writing prompts. The book guides the reader through a range of poetic modes including:

- Elegy - Found poems - Nocturne - Ode - Protest poems - Ars Poetica - Lyric - Narrative Poetry also offers inspiring examples of contemporary poetry covering all the modes and elements discussed by the book, including poems by: Billy Collins, Sherman Alexie, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Natalie Diaz, Traci Brimhall, Terrance Hayes, Richard Blanco, Danez Smith, Natasha Trethewey, Mark Halliday, Eileen Myles, Mary Jo Bang, Tracy K. Smith, Ocean Vuong, and many others.

Number of Pages: 274
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Poetry
Sub-Genre: Poetry
Series Title: Bloomsbury Writers' Guides and Anthologies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Author: Amorak Huey & W. Todd Kaneko
Language: English
Street Date: January 11, 2018
TCIN: 53342605
UPC: 9781350020160
Item Number (DPCI): 248-63-8860

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