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Heine Poems - Poems about Heine

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Museum Sonnet
...content – Civil war battles covered in dust, from the lies that followed wherever they went. German painter Wilhelm Heine spoke to us: “Remember what I’ve put on this canvas and don’t ever let it happen again.” ......Read More
Categories: heine, america, education, father daughter,
Form: Sonnet



Premium Member Bertolt Brecht Holocaust Poem: The Parting
...Ernest Hemingway and even Helen Keller. Also among the books burned were those of the great German-Jewish poet Heinrich Heine, who in his 1820-1821 play Almansor accurately predicted, “Dort, wo man Bücher verbrennt, verbrennt man am Ende au......Read More
Categories: heine, friendship, holocaust, leaving, war,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Bertolt Brecht Holocaust Poem: The Burning of the Books
...Ernest Hemingway and even Helen Keller. Also among the books burned were those of the great German-Jewish poet Heinrich Heine, who in his 1820-1821 play Almansor accurately predicted, “Dort, wo man Bücher verbrennt, verbrennt man am Ende au......Read More
Categories: heine, books, fire, holocaust, voice,
Form: Verse
Douse that prophetic fire by nightfall, sir, or the neighbours will complain
...t Under a sodium street lamp’s Eerie all-submerging light. O Shakespeare, pity us, O Wilkes, O Pope, O Voltaire, O Heine, O Byron. O Shelley, Shed tears for us. We have mislaid the liberties You fought for. And the truths you taug......Read More
Categories: heine, betrayal, society,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Translation of Eric Mottram's A Faithful Private - 1 with Commentary by T Wignesan
...t a wreath but a gun to show that he was a faithful private in the liberation struggles of humanity. Heinrich Heine “Un poète devrait avoir sur son cercueil pas une couronne mais un fusil pour démontrer qu’il fut un fantassin loy......Read More
Categories: heine, addiction, america, freedom, political,
Form: Free verse



Premium Member Exclusive Birth Rights
...a yellow star and one thing unsuspiciously leads to another when origin is deprived books set to flames as ‘Heinrich Heine’ famously declared that ‘where they have burnt books they will end in burning human beings’ and thus the Holocaus......Read More
Categories: heine, humanity, , memorial,
Form: Free verse
Oui
...Oui !! l'Amour rend aveugle quant a` la heine elle offre de la Vue. Oui.......Read More
Categories: heine, heartbroken,
Form: Acrostic
As Long As I Am Alive, I Can Speak of Death
...an talk about death death most beautiful; death would be beautiful forever 1. Shelley: Queen Mab 2. Quote from Heine ......Read More
Categories: heine, allegory, death, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Heinrich Heine Revisited
...censorship in Prussia set You out front of many of your contemporaries who resisted much less. It’s so tragic Herr Heine that your literary resistance so prominent in Challenging Prussian censorship would make you ever so more noted, ......Read More
Categories: heine, history, international, philosophy, poems,
Form: Narrative
The Third Fall of Lorelei
...w Copyright, Donna Golden, 1999. Revised, January, 2009. This poem was inspired by "Die Lorelei", by Heinrich Heine, which was, itself, based on the German legend of a siren that lured sailors to their doom on the banks of the R......Read More
Categories: heine, lost love, love, nature,
Form: Rhyme