Epitaph (14 words)

Literary/ Cultural Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume : WORLD HISTORY AND IDEAS: A CROSS-CULTURAL VOLUME.

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A poem that sums up someone's life, sometimes in praise (panegyric), sometimes in satire.

Citation:
Editors. "Epitaph". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2001
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=351, accessed 04 December 2016.]


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  1. Literary Genres and Modes