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date: 16 June 2024

Confessional Poetrylocked

Confessional Poetrylocked

  • Philip Hobsbaum

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Confessional poetry is verse in which the author describes parts of his or her life that would not ordinarily be in the public domain. The prime characteristic is the reduction of distance between the persona displayed in a poem and the author who writes it.

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  • North American Literatures

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