Penguin book of the prose poem
From baudelaire to anne carson
The prose poem has proven one of the most innovative poetic forms of recent years. Jeremy Noel-Tod reconstructs the history of the prose poem for us by selecting the essential pieces of writing which have defined and developed it at each stage. Featured authors include Margaret Atwood, Claudia Rankine, Lu Xun, Seamus Heaney and Simon Armitage.