Doubletalking the Homophonic Sublime: Comedy, Appropriation, and the Sounds of One Hand Clapping by Charles Bernstein

Doubletalking the Homophonic Sublime: Comedy, Appropriation, and the Sounds of One Hand Clapping

Charles Bernstein

nonfiction classics literary poetry reflective medium-paced

80 pages

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Homophonic translations create poems that foreground the sound of the original more than the lexical meaning: sound-alike poems or "sound writing." This essay presents a dizzying number of examples of sound mimesis as a way to explore the poetics ...
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