A Concise Companion to Postwar British and Irish Poetry by Nigel Alderman,C. D. Blanton

By Nigel Alderman,C. D. Blanton

This quantity introduces scholars to crucial figures, routine and tendencies in post-war British and Irish poetry.

  • 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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