Paradise Lost ‘translated more often in last 30 years than previous 300’

Global study finds Milton’s verse epic rendered in languages from Tamil to Tongan, and argues interest is linked to social turmoil and political revolutions  Alison Flood; Thursday 20 July 2017 06.01 BST Three hundred and fifty years after it was first published, John Milton’s epic revolutionary poem about the fall of man, Paradise Lost, continues … Continue reading Paradise Lost ‘translated more often in last 30 years than previous 300’

Blank Verse ‘n’ Milton’s poetry

Written by J.D. Ian Barton & Dr. Salvatore Ivan Italiano; © (2017) Lawinwordsblog.com While most learners of the English language improve their level of knowledge and mental agility by eschewing literature and poetry in place of economics and politics, I wanted here to report a little of the background of the Italian versi sciolti and … Continue reading Blank Verse ‘n’ Milton’s poetry