Selected Poems, Paperback Book

Description

A selection of Linton Kwesi Johnson's best poems over three decades.

Ranging from protests against police brutality to eulogies for departed friends and playful celebrations of urban life, Johnson's use of Jamaican dialect to tackle distinctly British subjects contributed to a revolution in the notion of literary English.

This Selected Poems charts the unique literary talent of one of Britain's most influential poets and social critics.

Information

  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 128 pages
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Poetry by individual poets
  • ISBN: 9780141025018

Other Formats

£9.99

£7.59

 
Free Home Delivery

on all orders

 
Pick up orders

from local bookshops

Also by Linton Kwesi Johnson