Poem in which imaginary character speaks to silent listener
Reference to well known person, event, place, literary work, or work of art.
Line in a poem.
A group of lines in a poem.
Voice of a poem.
Rebels against traditional poetry, used imagery as a poetic tool.
Descriptive words that create pictures in readers mind.
Writing that ridicules people, ideas, institutions, conventions, and other literary works.
Writer’s attitude toward subject, characters, or audience.
Rule #1 of Imagist Poetry
The image is most important.
Rule #2 of Imagist Poetry
Poetry should be short and to the point
Rule #3 of Imagist Poetry
Poetry should have meaning and emotion.
Rule #4 of Imagist Poetry
Poetry should be in modern language.
Rule #5 of Imagist Poetry
Poems can be about anything.
Example of an imagist poet
Ezra Pound, TS Elliot, William Carlos Williams and EE Cummings
Poetry dealing with rural or natural settings.
Themed around industry and work. Usually post WWII. Tribute to working class.
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William Carlos Williams
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