Stridently put, but interesting.
Author Archives: parklit
Amazing. Iambic pentameter couplets formed from people’s tweets. Autopoetry.
A computer program which undoes literary style, making texts more anonymous and nondescript. The examples are very revealing for the way they dismantle the stylistic flair of famous authors.
Good idea that produces some interesting discussion.
Reading Poems Backward
Not sure about ‘fancy’, but some interesting examples…
16 Fancy Literary Techniques Explained By Disney
Shakespeare’s canon to be reworked by authors including Jeanette Winterson and Anne Tyler
There’s a surprise.
Study: Reading novels makes us better thinkers
Good advice for Lit CW, as well as for universities.
Belated Happy Birthday to Shakespeare.
11 Famous Actors Reading Shakespeare Out Loud
Not sure about the overall claim, but they’re some great little lines.
“The poet’s job is to forget how people do it.”
The Average Fourth Grader Is a Better Poet Than You (and Me Too)