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New PDF release: A History of Modernist Poetry

By Alex Davis,Lee M. Jenkins

ISBN-10: 1107038677

ISBN-13: 9781107038677

A background of Modernist Poetry examines leading edge anglophone poetries from decadence to the post-war interval. the 1st of its 3 components considers formal and contextual concerns, together with fantasy, politics, gender, and race, whereas the second one and 3rd elements speak about quite a lot of person poets, together with Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, W. B. Yeats, Mina Loy, Gertrude Stein, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, and Marianne Moore, in addition to key events akin to Imagism, Objectivism, and the Harlem Renaissance. This ebook additionally addresses the effect of either global Wars on experimental poetries and the an important position of magazines in disseminating and proselytizing on behalf of poetic modernism. the gathering concludes with a wide-ranging dialogue of the inheritance of modernism in fresh writing on each side of the Atlantic.

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