Window to Criticism
Shakespeare's Sonnets & Modern Poetics
Murray Krieger


Mr. Krieger attempts to extract a total mythology from Shakespeare's Sonnets and to use this mythology in their interpretation. Engaged in developing a poetics which will create a daring and inclusive view of poetry, he uses the metaphor of window and mirror to explore the implications of moving into a poem’s closed context and outward to history and existence.

First published in 1964.

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