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By Robert Hass

An acute and deeply insightful e-book of essays exploring poetic shape and the function of intuition and mind's eye inside of form—from former poet laureate, Pulitzer Prize and nationwide ebook Award profitable writer Robert Hass.

Robert Hass—former poet laureate, winner of the nationwide booklet Award, and recipient of the Pulitzer Prize—illuminates the formal impulses that underlie nice poetry during this subtle, sleek, and available quantity of essays drawn from a sequence of lectures he introduced on the well known Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

A Little publication on Form brilliantly synthesizes Hass’s bold presents as either a poet and a critic and displays his profound schooling within the artwork of poetry. beginning with the exploration of a unmarried line because the simple gesture of a poem, and stepping into an exam of the fundamental expressive gestures that exist inside of kinds, Hass is going past drawing close shape as a collection of conventional ideas that precede composition, and in its place bargains penetrating perception into the genuine openness and instinctiveness of formal creation.

A Little booklet on Form is a rousing reexamination of our longest enduring mode of literature from considered one of our best residing poets. 

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