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Poetry wars

Peter Barry

Poetry wars

British poetry of the 1970s and the battle of Earls Court

by Peter Barry

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Salt in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mottram, Eric.,
  • Poetry Society -- History -- 20th century.,
  • English poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Experimental poetry -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 229-241) and index.

    StatementPeter Barry.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21871849M
    ISBN 101844712478
    ISBN 109781844712472

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    Listen to poems from the book and read a profile in Poets and Writers. Read a conversation in Maisonneuve. Read reviews from The Washington Post, Booklist, NPR, Yale Review, The Adroit Journal, The Millions, 15 Bytes, Plume, Ploughshares, Dispatches from the Poetry Wars, New York Journal of Books, The Sewanee Review, Catalyst, Colorado Review. Poetry in the wars. Newark: University of Delaware Press ; Cranbury, NJ: Associated University Presses, (OCoLC) Named Person: Edward Thomas; Edward Thomas; Edward Thomas: Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Edna Longley.

      Novem A look at Charles Olson through the works of Kate Colby, Amanda Cook and Kate Tarlow Morgan (link) by Dispatches Poetry Wars. A look at Charles Olson through the works of Kate Colby, Amanda Cook and Kate Tarlow Morgan at the Gloucester Writers Center. Get this from a library! Poetry wars: verse and politics in the American Revolution and early republic. [Colin Wells] -- During America's founding period, poets and balladeers engaged in a series of literary "wars" against political leaders, journalists, and each other, all in the name of determining the political.


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Eliot Katz is the author of seven books of poetry, including Love, War, Fire, Wind and Unlocking the Exits. His most recent scholarly book is The Poetry and Politics of Allen Ginsberg. Tracing the parallel histories of the first party system and the rise and eventual decline of political verse, Poetry Wars shows how poetic warfare lent urgency to policy debates and contributed to a dynamic in which partisans came to regard each other as threats to the republic's survival.

Breathing new life into this episode of literary-political history, Wells offers detailed interpretations of scores of individual poems. Scandalous goings-on by the great and not-so-great in religion and poetry at the Naropa Poetic Institute: in particular Buddhist Lama Chogyam Trugpa vs.

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Poetry Wars is an account of the six-year battle at the National Poetry Society during the s when this highly conservative institution and its journal Poetry Review were taken over by radical poets.

The story is told from primary sources, including the Arts Council’s Records at the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Eric Mottram Archive at King's College London, and the Barry MacSweeney Collection.

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Poetry Wars describes the battle at the National Poetry Society during the s between radicals and conservatives, which had lasting effects on British poetry. Myths and anecdotes about these events have long been circulated, but this is the first detailed account of what happened, based on archival sources, and told by a writer who knew many Pages: