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Old 05-19-2018, 08:29 AM
Erik Olson Erik Olson is offline
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Originally Posted by Aaron Novick View Post
Erik, italics is a common signal for quotation in poetry
Even though this discourse is academic at this point, I know; I knew as much, of course, but italics are a typographical device that can serve various purposes: they can mark emphasis, lyrical asides, Frost sometimes uses them to clarify intonational contours, and so on and so forth.

Last edited by Erik Olson; 05-19-2018 at 08:41 AM.
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