Through these dramatic contrasts, Zuo's poem effectively aestheticizes female vengeance by poeticizing
its unorthodox implications in a series of dramatic snapshots.
59) Kazin's consciously poeticizing
treatment of the tawdry, everyday details of life in Brownsville not only serves to demonstrate the individual's ability to develop refined literary sensibilities despite the material poverty of the environment in which he or she is raised; it grounds this sensibility in the very environment whose transcendence it is supposed to mark, implicitly arguing that aesthetic, cultural, and moral riches are no less available in poor Brownsville than in the city's wealthier neighborhoods.
Also, the freedom to enjoy and produce poetry is a consolation that the act of poeticizing
itself constitutes a zone of liberation and empowerment.
SADDLEMAYER, Ann, 'The Poeticizing
of Synge', in Lonergan, pp.
This is the psychological mechanism of lucrimax, poeticizing
the desert and visually embodying the inferiority complex of the former exiles and migrants.
Unsatisfied with intoxicating the simple-minded by the literary presentation of their doctrines, these intellectuals provoke anarchist acts, either directly, through incitation, or indirectly, by publishing the formula for explosives, by poeticizing
the authors of anarchist attacks, by surrounding them in a false and deceptive halo, by presenting them as martyrs of the idea, by seeking to create sinister imitators of them.
In addition to the deluded intoxication of "the fantasized religious person," Anti-Climacus at this point portrays that which he deems as "poet-existence": an existence guilty of "the sin of poeticizing
instead of being, of relating to the good and the true through the imagination instead of being that-that is existentially striving to be that" (p.
Another aging lover savors anew his original euphoric intensity in the act of remembering and poeticizing
it: "as I write, after so many years have passed
D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, in compressing, poeticizing
, and freely adapting the text from Parts of the Animals, has Aristotle say: "We take pleasure in the beauty of a statue, shall not then the living fill us with delight?
You may call all of the following behaviors thinking: comparing, contrasting, evaluating, weighing, poeticizing
, mathematizing, exaggerating, expecting, speculating, deducing, ruminating, hoping, dreaming, believing, fantasizing, digesting, processing, guessing, checking, hypothesizing, theorizing, calculating, plotting, rationalizing, dramatizing, etc.
The whole external world becomes suffused with a poeticizing
perceptual sweetness that is expressed through the dispersal of light on film.
John's College, Oxford, in the early 1940s: Both were jazz enthusiasts, both suspicious of bogus poeticizing
, both weary of the obfuscations of modernism.