No Image Available

How to Read a Poem

 Author: Edward Hirsch  Category: Poetry  Publisher: Ecco  Published: April 23, 1999  Language: English  File Size: 1.9 MB  Tags: bestsellerhuman naturelove with poetryNonfiction |  Download PDF

How to Read a Poem is an unprecedented exploration of poetry and feeling. In language at once acute and emotional, National Book Critics Circle award-winning distinguished poet and critic Edward Hirsch describes why poetry matters and how we can open up our imaginations so that its message can make a difference. Poetry needs readers. Readers need Edward Hirsch who joyfully shares his passion for poetry and his enthusiasm gives his words a lively energy.