BH poetic metre? Vance; Jonah 2:

Bill Rea bsr15 at exchange.canterbury.ac.nz
Tue Dec 17 15:12:29 EST 2002


Vincent wrote:-

>i still find it mind-boggling that hebrew has no metre. in this regard, 
>has anyone seen a review of D Vance's dissertation-turned-monograph on 
>(the lack of) hebrew metre?

Why should this be mind-boggling? Not all poetry has metre. The current
English language fashion of "free verse" has no metre either. 

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