TITLE

Richard Wright's Haiku on Loneliness

AUTHOR(S)
Watson, Pamela
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Valley Voices: A Literary Review;Fall2009, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Poetry Review
ABSTRACT
The article offers poetry criticism of haikus in the collection "Haiku: This Other World," by Richard Wright. It notes the move of the author to show his feelings of loneliness through the use of different images in the haiku. Wright's personification of a cat in one of the haiku as well as his use of the rain and birds as themes expressing loneliness are discussed.
ACCESSION #
51471705

 

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