The Rise of the Dramatic Monologue

  • Philip Hobsbaum


The dramatic monologue has been a central form of English poetry for over 140 years. For better or worse, it is the dominant form now. Yet its antecedents are lost in conjecture.


Speaking Voice Great Poet Dramatic Situation British Poet Tragic Drama 
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© Philip Hobsbaum 1979

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