1.5 POET, LOVER, BIRD WATCHER
The best poem of this volume 'Poet, Lover, Bird-watcher' displays
Ezekiel's views on poet's problems. He thinks the best poets wait for words,
like ornithologists sitting in silence to see birds.
Poet, Lover, Birdwatcher is one of the better known poems of Ezekiel
Nissim Ezekiel (December 24 1924 - January 9, 2004 )
was a poet, playwright and art critic. He was considered the foremost Indian writer in English English-language> of his time.
Contents 1 Early life > 2 Career > 3 Books by Nissim Ezekiel > 4 Some of his well-known poems >
Indian poetry has flourished over the last 4000 years. Today, it is composed and written in more than twenty Indian languages, including English. It has always echoed the voice of the times and revealed the pains and passions of the people. Its growth has also reflected our rich cultur
Ironic Mode in Ezekiel’s Poetry
by Prof. Dr. Ram Sharma The article is jointly written with Dr. Anshus Bhardwaj
In an earlier time the writers had great crave for using satire and considered it as the greatest literary tool but as they came under the influence of western culture,...