symbolism

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Symbolism in writing through the lenses of poetry.

Symbolism in writing is a commonly used aesthetic device.  I want to shed some new light on symbolism drawing from the perspectives of the poets Goethe and Dante and the literary critic Austin Warren. Understanding symbolism through a poet’s eyes can help writers make their work more interesting and make them more knowledgeable in their craft. (more…)