By Davis, Alex; Jenkins, Lee Margaret
A heritage of Modernist Poetry examines leading edge anglophone poetries from decadence to the post-war interval. the 1st of its 3 elements considers formal and contextual concerns, together with fantasy, politics, gender, and race, whereas the second one and 3rd components talk 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 corresponding to Imagism, Objectivism, and the Harlem Renaissance. This e-book additionally addresses the influence of either international Wars on experimental poetries and the an important function 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 either side of the Atlantic
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