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Thurston, Michael

Reading Postwar British and Irish Poetry

Thurston, Michael - Reading Postwar British and Irish Poetry, ebook

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Combining detailed explorations of both mainstream and experimental poets with a clear historical and literary overview, Reading Postwar British and Irish Poetry offers readers at all levels an ideal guide to the rich body of poetic works published in Britain and Ireland over the last half-century.           

  • Features detailed discussions of individual poems that are widely available in anthologies and selected poems volumes
  • Pays explicit attention to how to read the poems, focusing on language and form and the institutional conditions of literary possibility in which poets worked
  • Includes poets of all types and styles from throughout the post-war period, including canonical and mainstream poets alongside experimental poets, women, and poets of color

 

 

Keywords: 20th Century English Literature, English literature, 20th century literature, British poetry, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, literary analysis, literary history, poetic form, Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, Adrienne Rich, John Ashbery, Gwendolyn Brooks, post-modernism, contemporary poetry, Robert Lowell, Dylan Thomas, postcolonial poetry, 20th century poetry

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Wiley Blackwell Reading Poetry
Page amount
352 pages
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118619810
Printed ISBN
9780470657317

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