The Future Poetry with On Quantitative Metre

From Auroville Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search


Gray arrow left short.png   Sri Aurobindos books height60.png   Gray arrow right short.png



The Future Poetry
with On Quantitative Metre


THE FUTURE POETRY – PART ONE

Chapter I The Mantra 3
Chapter II The Essence of Poetry 11
Chapter III Rhythm and Movement 19
Chapter IV Style and Substance 25
Chapter V Poetic Vision and the Mantra 31
Chapter VI The National Evolution of Poetry 41
Chapter VII The Character of English Poetry – 1 48
Chapter VIII The Character of English Poetry – 2 53
Chapter IX The Course of English Poetry – 1
Chaucer and the Poetry of External Life
63
Chapter X The Course of English Poetry – 1
Elizabethan Drama
Shakespeare and the Poetry of the Life-Spirit
72
Chapter XI The Course of English Poetry – 3 83
Chapter XII The Course of English Poetry – 4 90
Chapter XIII The Course of English Poetry – 5 100
Chapter XIV The Movement of Modern Literature – 1 107
Chapter XV The Movement of Modern Literature – 2 116
Chapter XVI The Poets of the Dawn – 1 124
Chapter XVII The Poets of the Dawn – 2
Byron and Wordsworth
128
Chapter XVIII The Poets of the Dawn – 3 138
Chapter XIX The Victorian Poets 148
Chapter XX Recent English Poetry – 1 160
Chapter XXI Recent English Poetry – 2 172
Chapter XXII Recent English Poetry – 3 183
Chapter XXIII Recent English Poetry – 4 192
Chapter XXIV New Birth or Decadence? 205

THE FUTURE POETRY – PART TWO

Chapter I The Ideal Spirit of Poetry 217
Chapter II The Sun of Poetic Truth 227
Chapter III The Breath of Greater Life 241
Chapter IV The Soul of Poetic Delight and Beauty 254
Chapter V The Power of the Spirit 268
Chapter VI The Form and the Spirit 276
Chapter VII The Word and the Spirit 287
Chapter VIII Conclusion 302
Appendixes to The Future Poetry 311

ON QUANTITATIVE METRE

On Quantitative Metre 317
Poems in Quantitative Metres 367


Notes are paraphrased from the “Publisher's Note” and “Note on the Texts”.


See also