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Lilt: a theory of melody

A melody has to catch the ear. A lilt is an up and down movement that has to be asymmetrical or surprising in some way. It can go up, and ...

Sunday, March 1, 2015

4. Descaminado, enfermo

Góngora's sonnet "Descaminado, enfermo, peregrino..." was recited by me recently at our department talent show. I have long know that one by memory. We will see in a year whether I know 365 poems.

1 comment:

profacero said...

OMG this must be one of the sources for Vallejo's persona.