The Structure and Poetry of E. E. Cummings

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  • Michael Pickett National University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18533/journal.v4i11.855

Keywords:

Literary criticism, poetic visualization, poetic inquiry

Abstract

Poetry is similar to art in many respects. An interesting aspect of poetry is the textual and visual impact that E.E. Cummings has created with his inspiring individuality. As a result there have been many forms of criticism and analysis that have evolved over the years regarding his writing technique. This article examines some interesting features of E. E. Cummings’ poetry.

Author Biography

Michael Pickett, National University

Associate ProfessorDepartment of Leadership and Human Resource Management

References

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Cummings, E.E. (n.d.). Is 5, 1926. April 23, 2005. <http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/8454/eec.htm>

Dilworth, Thomas. Cummings’s Buffalo Bill’s. The Explicator 53,3. 1995. 174-175.

McLuhan, Marshall. (n.d.) Communication and the Arts: Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980). April 23, 2005.

<http://www.regent.edu/acad/schcom/rojc/mdic/mcluhan.html>

Powers, Kate. Cummings’s From Spiraling Ecstatically This. The Explicator 49, 4. 1991. 235-236.

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2015-12-04

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