Journals Higher Education



01 November 2013

256 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199681242

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Moving Words

Forms of English Poetry

Derek D. Attridge

  • The latest book from eminent literary critic Derek Attridge
  • Examines the forms of poetry over eight centuries
  • Demonstrates the use of 'beat prosody'
  • Discusses the work of numerous poets
  • Engages with the current resurgence of interest in literary form
  • Draws on linguistic theory to analyse sound and rhythm