Shakespeare’s Sonnet 31

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Click here to read golden Shakespeare’s Sonnet 31.

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Shakespearean Schemes, Japanese Surrender

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I’ve lately been reading Rexroth’s translations of Japanese poetry, and Shakespeare’s Sonnets, and this little essay is an attempt to reflect on the contrasting use of reason and subjectivity in the two poetries. Some of the info on Japanese poetry I believe I also got from translator David Hinton. Click here to read 2 pages comparing Eastern and Western poetry.