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Reading Modernist Poetry free pdf This essential guide to modernist poetry enables readers to make sense of a literary movement often regarded as difficult and intimidating. * Provides close examinations of key poems by T. S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, W. B. Yeats, and others * Considers key techniques employed to orient and disorient the reader, such as diction, rhythm, and allusion * Explores the ideological implications of subject matter and the literary forms and structures of modernist poetry * Places modernist poetry in relation to its Victorian and Romantic predecessors * Encourages readers to engage with the texts and make their own interpretations, moving away from the question of what the poem says in favour of considering the effect of the poem on its reader

About Michael H. Whitworth

Michael H. Whitworth is University Lecturer inTwentieth-Century Literature, and a Tutorial Fellow of MertonCollege, Oxford. He is the author of Einstein?s Wake:Relativity, Metaphor, and Modernist Literature (2001) and Virginia Woolf (2005), and of other articles and chapters onmodernist literature. He edited Modernism: A Guide toCriticism (2007), and he is an editor of the Review ofEnglish Studies.

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Author : Michael H. Whitworth
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 13 April 2010
ISBN : 1405167319
EAN : 9781405167314
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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