An epic poem, epic epos or epopee is a lengthy narrative poem, ordinarily
concerning a serious subject containing details of heroic deeds and events
Feb 21, 2014 ... An epic is a long, often book-length, narrative in verse form that retells the heroic
journey of a single person, or group of persons. Famous epics ...
An epic in its most specific sense is a genre of classical poetry originating in
Greece. The conventions of this genre are several: (a). It is a long narrative about
What is an Epic poem? Explanation of an Epic poem and how it is written.
Epic poetry is distinct from other literary genres because of its content and style.
Epic, long narrative poem recounting heroic deeds, although the term has also
been loosely used to describe novels, such as Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace, and
Jul 6, 2008 ... Modern poets tend to avoid the epic style poetry of the past - but there can be no
doubt that many of them were influenced greatly by these ...
Sep 10, 2013 ... Few have better expressed the tumultuous rise and fall of civilizations better than
the great Epic poets of ancient and modern times.
EPIC: A long narrative POEM in elevated STYLE, presenting characters of high
position in a series of adventures which form an organic whole through their ...