Of poets, gods, ghosts, irritants and storytellers: Diagramatologically unleashed (Paperback)

Of poets, gods, ghosts, irritants and storytellers: Diagramatologically unleashed By Tendai Rinos Mwanaka Cover Image
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The three Ps of art: Poetry, Painting and Photography are conjoined with essays in this artistic offering that deals with what it means to be a poet, what constitute a poem, art, art forms, content, and the poet's vocation. It consists of 33 poems, 40 paintings, 7 essays, 10 photographs and an artist statement. Borrowing from the statement by Robert Duncan that poetry comes from God, and twisting it to mean that anything that comes from God and has a life of its own is a god, the poet here becomes a god. He is a god in the form of Adam who is beholden to the earth. He knows there is no heaven for him, so through poetry he creates a heaven for him and his readers using words, images, metaphors, light, lines, diagrams, circles, space, photography...



Product Details
ISBN: 9781779331502
ISBN-10: 1779331509
Publisher: Mwanaka Media and Publishing
Publication Date: February 1st, 2024
Pages: 106
Language: English