Niamh Clune

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Defining Metaphysical Literature By Niamh Clune

Originally posted on The BeZine:
John Donne 1572- 1631 The term, Metaphysical literature, originally referred to poetic works from the 17th century and defined intellectually challenging poetry. Striving to incorporate…

October 7, 2013 · 3 Comments

In The Sandbox With Dr. Ampat Koshy

The Death of Poetry: Uncovering its meta-structure, unpacking its discontents. About a hundred years ago a book was written that shook the Northern or Western world. It was Thus Spake … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 38 Comments

The Rolling Bones

Some time ago, I watched The Apprentice, Lord Alan Sugar’s TV romp. I have to admit, I was amazed at what some of those youngsters got away with. That week, … Continue reading

January 26, 2013 · 16 Comments

Originally posted on Ripples in Water:
This article Defining Metaphysical Literature was re-posted from https://ontheplumtree.wordpress.com/ Thanks to Niamh Clune for the comprehensive definition The term, Metaphysical literature, originally referred to poetic works from the 17th…

November 27, 2012 · 2 Comments