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Modern poets on modern poetry.

James Scully

Modern poets on modern poetry.

by James Scully

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Published by Fontana/Collins in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesFontana literature
The Physical Object
Pagination285 p.
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14668984M

  Looking for a place to start reading poetry? Or some recommendations for some neat modern voices? I've got you covered! Books Mentioned: Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur Dear Boy by Emily Berry. And while we fawn over Maya Angelou, Shakespeare, Walt Whitman and Sylvia Plath, poetry is making a return for the millennial age, so we’ve listed the best modern day poetry books below to Author: Laura Hampson.

About The Penguin Book of Modern African Poetry. A new edition of the definitive collection of modern poetry from Africa “Poetry, always foremost of the arts in traditional Africa,” writes Gerald Moore, “has continued to compete for primacy against the newer forms of prose fiction and theatre drama.”.   1: Alice Oswald British poet Alice Oswald has to be one of my very favourite poets of all time. Her second collection, Dart, which won her the T.S. Eliot prize in , is a collection I continually revisit; it’s an epic, book-length poem about the West Country waterway and the people living on its margins. Her strange and moving couplets and endlessly juxtaposed .

This course covers the body of modern poetry, its characteristic techniques, concerns, and major practitioners. The authors discussed range from Yeats, Eliot, and Pound, to Stevens, Moore, Bishop, and Frost with additional lectures on the poetry of World War One, Imagism, and the Harlem Renaissance.   ), and featuring scores of poets I have never even heard of, it offers, if nothing else, the convenience of finding in one place a huge variety and depth of modern poetry.I do not fault the poetry itself (though they harbor a healthy number of typographical errors). It is in the editing that this book falls down.5/5(3).


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Penguin Modern Poets was a series of 27 poetry books published by Penguin Books in the s and s, each containing work by three contemporary poets (mostly but not exclusively British and American).

The series was begun in and published an average of two volumes per year throughout the s. Each volume was stated to be "an attempt to introduce contemporary. Modern Poets on Modern Poetry Paperback – January 1, by James Scully (Author) › Visit Amazon's James Scully Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central 5/5(2). The Modern American Poetry Site is a comprehensive learning environment and scholarly forum for the study of modern and contemporary American poetry.

MAPS welcomes submissions of original essays and teaching materials related to MAPS poets and the Anthology of Modern American Poetry. Book publication of the same poems and other poetry collections are then discussed in contrast. A number of modern English poets are presented such as Eliot, Hughes, Moore, Yeats, and photographs are shown in order to introduce students to.

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Her most recent book of poetry Faithful. Modern poetry refers to the verse created by the writers and poets of the 20th and 21st centuries. The actual definition of “modern” varies, depending on the authority cited.

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Get this from a library. Modern poets on modern poetry. [James Scully] -- Includes essays by W.B. Yeats, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, T.S. Eliiot, William Carlos.

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Chances are the last time you discovered a new favorite poet, you were sitting in fourth period English waiting for the lunch bell to ring. Even if you went on to study literature in college, those “contemporary" poets were probably born around the mid-twentieth century. While we love classic poets, today we're celebrating contemporaries who've been putting the pen to paper (or.

Modern Poetry Riassunto su cos'è la Modern Poetry: Between and Modernist hints were revealed by the first generation, Ezra Pound, Eliot, Yeats, Hughes.4/5(1). Of Modern Poetry Summary. This isn't a long poem, so Stevens doesn't waste any time getting down to it.

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