… Continue reading the story "Poe’s Eureka: From Stage to Silver Screen"Embodying Poe, Robert Michael Oliver’s one-man performance piece, opened to rave reviews in the 2011 Capital Fringe Festival. “The Raven” and “Eureka: a prose poem” were two key ingredients to that success. Timah Ruth Elisheva Howard,
Post Archives tagged ‘film’
Few people realize that with Edgar Allan Poe's Eureka: a prose poem Poe successfully fused the language of science with that of poetry. His imaginative speculation, similar in shape to a thought experiment, takes his audience on a fantastic journey through the cosmos, but not as an uninterested bystander. The journey that Poe offers his reader is that of participant, a participant in a cosmic … Continue reading the story "Poe’s Eureka –The Fundraising Campaign"