Beauty Bare: The Sonnet Form, Geometry and Aesthetics

  title={Beauty Bare: The Sonnet Form, Geometry and Aesthetics},
  author={Matthew Chiasson and J. Rogers},
  journal={The Journal of Literature and Science},
  • Matthew Chiasson, J. Rogers
  • Published 2009
  • Philosophy
  • The Journal of Literature and Science
  • The appeal of the sonnet form over centuries is bot h unquestionable and curious. Most poets attempt a sonnet at one time or another in th eir career, and many readers in English, as well as other Western languages, have e ncountered a sonnet or two. While some might see the sonnet as an old-fashioned form, poets continue to produce them in great quantities, and new collections and studie s of them continue to appear. Zachariah Wells, editor of one sonnet anthology, at tributes the form’s… CONTINUE READING
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