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Thomas R. Arp: Southern Methodist University Greg Johnson: Kennesaw State University
Table of Contents
|Part 1. The Elements of Poetry|
|2. Reading the Poem|
|3. Denotation and Connotation|
|5. Figurative Language1: Simile, Metaphor, Personification, Apostrophe, Metonymy|
|6. Figurative Language 2: Symbol, Allegory|
|7. Figurative Language 3: Paradox, Overstatement, Understatement, Irony|
|9. Meaning and Idea|
|11. Musical Devices|
|12. Rhythm and Meter|
|13. Sound and meaning|
|15. Evaluating Poetry 1: Sentimental, Rhetorical, Didactic Verse|
|16. Evaluating Poetry 2: Poetic Excellence|
|Part 2. Poems for Further Reading|