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The Enigmatic Narrator

The Voicing of Same-Sex Love in the Poetry of John Donne (Renaissance and Baroque Studies and Texts)

by George Klawitter

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: 16th to 18th centuries,
  • Donne, John, 1572-1631,
  • English,
  • Poetry,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Donne, John,
  • Views on sexual orientation,
  • 1572-1631,
  • 17th century,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Donne, John,,
  • England,
  • Epistolary poetry, English,
  • Erotic poetry, English,
  • History,
  • History and criticism,
  • Homosexuality and literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11395607M
    ISBN 100820424919
    ISBN 109780820424910

    Get this from a library! The enigmatic narrator: the voicing of same-sex love in the poetry of John Donne. [George Klawitter] -- Although John Donne enjoyed a reputation as a "visitor of ladies" during his lifetime, the poetry that he left in manuscript can lead modern readers to . Editorial Reviews ★ 11/05/ In her Booker-winning novel, Burns (No Bones) gives an acute, chilling, and often wry portrait of a young woman—and a district—under narrator—she and most of the characters are unnamed ("maybe-boyfriend," "third brother-in-law," "Somebody McSomebody")—lives in an unspecified town in Northern Ireland during the Troubles of the s.

      I think this book is over-hyped. Undoubtedly, the two major twists towards the end will definitely blow your mind but until then the story is very slow-paced. Only because of the unexpected climax, the book was worth reading. For the first pages, the plot seems stagnant with a lot of unnecessary description.   Bartleby's reasons are always enigmatic, and the frame tale, that of a 'dead letter' office with an anonymous narrator, intensifies this sense of meaninglessness of life. "The conclusion (or lack thereof) of 'Bartleby' points to the unsettling realization that every letter is potentially a 'dead letter'-that, as famously proposed by Jacques.

      The Enigmatic Narrator: The Voicing of Same-Sex Love in the Poetry of John Donne. The Rise and Fall of English: Reconstructing English as a Discipline. The Cabala of Pegasus. George Elliot Clarke. Odysseys Home: Mapping African-Canadian Literature. Goddess Land: The First Ten Years. A departed music; readings in old English poetry. George Klawitter received a cash prize of $ and his poem is published at Gival Press websites. About the Author George Klawitter, retired professor of English (St. Edward’s University), has edited the poetry of Richard Barnfield and published "The Enigmatic Narrator, a study of John Donne’s poetry.".


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«'The Enigmatic Narrator' is a courageous book, providing a cogent recontextualization of Donne's secular poetry amid the discourse of same-sex male love. Reading the poems liberated from heterosexual presuppositions, Klawitter offers the most sustained and compelling account available of Donne's verse letters to his male by: 4.

Shakespeare and Marlowe have been at the center of recent scholarship on male homoeroticism in English Renaissance literature; with The Enigmatic Narrator: The Voicing of Same. Sex Love in the Poetry of John Donne, George Klawitter extends the field to another canonical author.

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