Understand Poetry & Poem Interpretations
Interpretations of the poem are a Bugbear for most students. The lyric database promises to attack the helpless students on this subject under the arms. In June 2007, Dirk Niemeier started the project lyrik.antikoeperchen.de. The lyric database is specialized in interpretations of the poem and is designed to support both students and teachers. Especially students of the gymnasiale Oberstufe find valuable ideas for their homework in terms of the poem interpretation such as amazing powerful to Goethe’s or the insane by Georg Heym. Numerous poems from various periods are already in this extensive lyrics database. And still growing.
Here you will find analyses and interpretations of well-known works. The Panther by Rainer Maria Rilke, the God of the town of Georg Heym, farewell of Joseph von Eichendorff and many more. The authors of the interpretations are mostly students or students. People who love poetry and understand. But the lyric database has still more to offer. It contains interesting Background information on the individual lyrical works, as well as information about the respective poets.
There are also periods descriptions with information about the historical background. What was discovered in the epoch or invented, as was the political situation? Who wants to know more, find here links. Even a discussion of the construction and understanding of the interpretation of a poem is not missing on this page. And all this information around the poem, are provided free of charge by the operator. The website is clear and nicely built. A clear layout makes it easier to search. So, an interpretation, for example,