The Poetics of Repetition in English and Chinese Lyric Poetry

The Poetics of Repetition in English and Chinese Lyric Poetry

Author: Cecile Chu-chin Sun

Publisher: University of Chicago Press

ISBN: 9780226780207

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 301

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Preface Chinese Historical Periods Prologue. Setting Repetition in Its Larger Context of Culture 1 Repetition as the Common Basis for Comparison 2 The Overt Mode of Repetition: Sound 3 The Covert Mode of Repetition: Sense 4 Mimesis and Xing Epilogue. The Telos of Poetic Repetition Appendix: Original Texts of Chinese Poems and Critical Passages Notes Glossary Index
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