Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Great Regulars: [Robert] Browning's dramatic genius

so often insists that he push the poetic boat out. Composing a two-part love-lyric that exposes contrasted psychological forces is a characteristically bold move, and, if not quite adding up to a dramatic monologue, this odd coupling seems to be a rather wonderful by-product of the genre.

Meeting at Night

from Carol Rumens: The Guardian: Poem of the week: Night and Morning by Robert Browning


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