By Nigel Alderman,C. D. Blanton
- An historic evaluate and significant advent to the poetry released in Britain and eire over the past half-century
- Introduces scholars to figures together with Philip Larkin, Ted Hughes, Seamus Heaney, and Andrew Motion
- Takes an integrative procedure, emphasizing the advanced negotiations among the British and Irish poetic traditions, and pulling jointly competing traits and positions
- Written by way of critics from Britain, eire, and the United States
- Includes feedback for additional studying and a chronology, detailing crucial writers, volumes and events
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