T.S. Eliot - is synonymous with modernism. Everything about his poetry bespeaks high modernism: its use of myth to undergird and order atomized modern experience; its collage-like juxtaposition of different voices, traditions, and discourses; and its focus on form as the carrier of meaning.
Shakespeare Rises Again on the Eve of His 450th Birthday
23. aprila 1616. godine umro je Vilijam Šekspir. Šekspir se smatra za najvećeg pisca na engleskom jeziku i dramaturga svetskog glasa. Njegove drame, od kojih je veliki broj ekranizovan, i danas su na repertoarima svetskih pozorišta ("Hamlet", "Romeo i Julija", "Otelo", "Makbet", "Kralj Lir", "Tit Andronik", "San letnje noći", itd).
About the Poet: English poet, dramatist, and actor William Shakespeare (1564–1616) is considered by many to be the greatest playwright of all time, although many of the facts of his life remain mysterious. Shakespeare’s poetry was published before his plays, with two poems appearing in 1593 and 1594, dedicated to his patron Henry Wriothesley, Earl of Southampton. Most of Shakespeare’s sonnets were probably written at this time as well. His early plays were mainly comedies and…
"The groom arrives late / To his wedding / Wearing only one shoe." The Tea and Sage Poem by Fady Joudah from The Earth in the Attic (2008 Yale University Press) http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poem/241500
The Fascinating, Handwritten Poems of Famous Authors
A minuscule handwritten poem by Charlotte Brontë, composed when the author was just 13, has been sold for almost £100,000. Signed C Brontë, and dated by her on 14 December 1829, "I've been wandering in the greenwoods" is written on a piece of paper measuring just three inches square.