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Dunkerley, Hugh (2008) Poetry as via negativa: a creative enquiry. Doctoral thesis, University of Southampton; University of Chichester.

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Abstract

This creative enquiry consists of a collection of poems, called Broken Ground, and a commentary on the writing process. The central research question that the enquiry addresses is that of poetry as a 'via negativa': how can poetry tackle experiences such as death, the otherness of nature, desire and loss in a manner which acknowledges the liminal or numinous core of many such experiences?

Item Type: Thesis (Doctoral)
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1010 Poetry
Divisions: Departments > English and Creative Writing
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Depositing User: Debbie Bogard
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2013 13:58
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2014 11:28
URI: http://eprints.chi.ac.uk/id/eprint/822

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