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Contemporary British Poetry and the City

by Peter Barry

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Published by Manchester University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Poetry anthologies: from c 1900 -,
  • Urban communities,
  • 20th Century English Poetry,
  • Poetry,
  • English,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9335264M
    ISBN 100719055938
    ISBN 109780719055935

    : Modern American Poetry / Modern British Poetry: A Critical Anthology: A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Range: $5 - $ Modernist poetry in English started in the early years of the 20th century with the appearance of the common with many other modernists, these poets wrote in reaction to the perceived excesses of Victorian poetry, with its emphasis on traditional formalism and ornate many respects, their criticism echoes what William Wordsworth wrote in Preface to Lyrical Ballads to.

      British writer Ian McEwan started winning literary awards with his first book, a collection of short stories, "First Love, Last Rites" () and never stopped. "Atonement" (), a family drama focused on repentance, won several awards and was made into a movie directed by Joe Wright (). Febru martyn crucefix contemporary British poetry, contemporary German poetry, creative writing, German poetry, poetry, translation, writing Don Paterson, Duino Elegies, Enitharmon Press, Faber and Faber, Matthew Barton, poetry of the s, Rainer Maria Rilke, Shoestring Press, Sonnets to Orpheus, Stephen Mitchell, translating.

    A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. A brief biography of Harrison at the British Council's site for Contemporary Writers. The Poetry Archive provides a brief overview of Harrison's career with links to him reading four of his poems. The Guardian has an overview of Harrison's career as well as a collection of links to past Guardian reviews and articles on Harrison and his work.


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Approaches contemporary poetry within a broad spectrum of personal, social, literary, and cultural concerns. Includes ‘loco-specific’ chapters, on cities including Hull, Liverpool, London, and Birmingham, with an additional chapter on ‘post-industrial’ cities such as Belfast, Glasgow and by: Get this from a library.

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