by Mark Anthony Signorelli (March 2013)
Tyger, tyger, burning bright
In the forests of the night;
What immortal hand or eye
Dare frame thy fearful symmetry?
- Blake, “The Tyger”
Suppose we were watching a tiger hunting in “the forests of the night.” Suppose we were observing – from a safe distance, of course – his deliberate course through the brush and the undergrowth as he stalked his prey. What is it that we would see? In a certain sense, there are two scenes we would be watching. more>>>
Posted on 02/28/2013 1:29 PM by NER