Literary Studies at Universität Bochum

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persona

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dramatic monologue

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petrarchism

cliches of idealised beauty
(1) lady praised for beauty (she is angelic, divine)
(2) lover is complaining

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diction

lyrical words that relate to a specific theme reflected in a poem (often descriptive language)

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convention

common way of showing sth. in art or writing

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style

the way in which an author writes: tone, word choice, grammar, language, descriptive technique

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parody

an imitation of sth. that is often exaggerated for comic effect

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satire

the use of humour, irony, exaggeration or ridicule to expose or criticise someone/something (especially in a political context)

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ambiguity

to have more than one meaning

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persona

clearly invented poetic speaker;
the voice in which an author writes a story/poem

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dramatic monologue

poetic genre:
inner thoughts & feelings of persona; fairly well defined situation + silent addressee

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embracing rhyme

abba

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ballad stanza

popular ballads: common in English ballads; two lines printed in four with rhyme scheme of ABAC – syllables 8-6-8-6; stresses vary between 3-4 (depending on length)
literary ballads are usually less formal

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sonnet

lyric poem consisting of 14 lines (printed in one block, so no stanzas!); intricate rhyme scheme; metre: ususally iambic pentameter

(1) Italian/Petrarchan sonnet: falls into an ocatve and a sestet further subdivided into two quatrains and two tercets (abba abba cde cde / cdc cdc)

(2) English/Shakespearean sonnet: three quatrains, rhyming couplet, iambic pentameter; (abab cdcd efef gg)

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