Phanopoeia (Poetic image) upon Ibnud-Dahhan Al-Mosuli

Abstract

Phanopoeia or Poetic image reveals an intended communication which portraits the reality and clarifies thoughts by using artistic poetic devices. Since these devices evoke senses and emotions, they are used by the poet to test himself and the place he lives in. The poet has succeeded in rendering this poetic image into a resourceful axis from which meanings spreads out in different contexts. These rhetoric images have achieved a successful and effective communication.