TITLE

Rilke's Prose-Poetry as "Sachliches Sagen"

AUTHOR(S)
Gundel, Ted
PUB. DATE
September 1982
SOURCE
Modern Austrian Literature;1982, Vol. 15 Issue 3/4, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The article presents a critical analysis of the text in "Die Auslage des Fischhändlers," by Austrian author Rainer Maria Rilke, in order to show why Rilke turned to prose-poetry and how this concentrated form of writing relates to the intent behind the concept of sachliches Sagen. The work has perception as its theme. It alludes to ordinary human perception and contrasts it with animal perception on the indirect reading. On the direct reading it presents the dynamics of poetic perception though its language and its style of description.
ACCESSION #
19103508

 

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