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Poetry: What is Love?

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Transcript of Poetry: What is Love?

¿Qué es poesía? ¿Qué es poesía?, dices mientras clavas
en mi pupila tu pupila azul.
¡Qué es poesía! ¿Y tú me lo preguntas?
Poesía eres tú.
What is poetry? you say as you fix
on my pupil your pupil blue.
What is poetry! And you're asking me?
Poetry is you. English Overview by Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer
References "CVC. Rimas. ¿Qué Es Poesía?" CVC. Centro Virtual Cervantes. Web. 28 Apr. 2010. <http://cvc.cervantes.es/obref/rimas/introduccion/que_es.htm>.



http://www.los-poetas.com/a/biobeq.htm LLL-250-001 Professor Marilyn Bisch 30 April 2010 Andrew Wheaton Spanish Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer Birth:
Sevilla, 17 February 1836

Death:
Madrid, 22 December 1870

Style
Emphasize imagination, feeling, individualism, and artistic liberty
Post-romanticist, realism, and modern Spanish

Rima XXI Rima XXIII Por una mirada, un mundo;
por una sonrisa, un cielo;
por un beso... yo no sé
qué te diera por un beso. Rima XXI Rima XXI For one glance, a world;
for one smile, a heaven/sky;
for one kiss... I do not know
what I would say for one kiss.
Action Characters Themes Setting to be
to say
to fix/to dig
to ask/to question
to know
Diction Music Verbs Bécquer
woman
semantics
simplicity
love
poetry

Spain
eyes
face
smile
kiss

illusion
hope
happiness
hurt
solitude



(age 34) Profile
Lead romantic movement in Europe
Combatted the classicisim from 18th century
Lacked attention from critics
"Las Rimas" (collection of 79 short rhymes)
Themes of creative inspiration & romantic and melancholoy love
Died in sickness, poverty, & unknown
Spanish guitar What is poetry? you say as you fix
on my pupil your pupil blue.
What is poetry! And you're asking me?
Poetry is you.

For one glance, a world;
for one smile, a heaven/sky;
for one kiss... I do not know
what I would say for one kiss.
informal muchas gracias What is poetry? Poetry is equal to feeling ...and only then... is feeling equal to a woman HELLO
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