Craig White's Literature Courses

Terms / Themes

graphic elements

(e.g., capital letters, line length).


[Florida 9-10 grade standards]

graphic elements (e.g., line length, punctuation, word position).

fonts: how the shape of letters and words enhance meaning

Positioning of words: the way in which words in poetry are placed on the page to help create or enhance meaning.


Examples (perhaps extreme) of graphic elements:

George Herbert, "Easter Wings" & "The Altar"

e e cummings, [Who's Most Afraid of Death?]



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