JOHN KEATS(31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821) was an English Romantic poet. He was one of the main figures of the second generation of Romantic poets along with Lord Byron and Percy Bysshe Shelley, despite his work only having been in publication for four years before his death. Hear Susana Gardner read Keats' Ode to a Nightingalehere.
SUSANA GARDNER (1973- ) is an American poet, recently repatriated. She curates this yearly nondenominational audio advent poetics calendar. She reads a reworked ditty here. Check out other them advents daily at delirioushem.blogspot.com
John Keats' Ricochet Effect: Star Trek?
John Keats, especially in his Odes, both patented and
mastered what I call the Ricochet Effect. What the Ricochet Effect amounts to,
in serious poetry, is th...