ERIC Number: ED101377
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
The Instant of Knowing.
This speech discusses some of the general problems and traits of a poet and some of the particular poetry-related events in the life of this particular author. Brief descriptions of a poet's functions and creative energies are given, and the instant of knowing is defined as that particular moment when poets remember in a fresh, exciting way something they already knew. (TS)
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Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
Note: Lecture delivered at the Library of Congress, May 7, 1973, by Josephine Jacobsen, Consultant in Poetry in English at the Library, 1971-73