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The Poetry of Dylan Thomas : Under the Spelling Wall, Paperback / softback Book

The Poetry of Dylan Thomas : Under the Spelling Wall Paperback / softback

Part of the Liverpool English Texts and Studies series

Description

Published in anticipation of the centenary of the poet's birth, The Poetry of Dylan Thomas is the first study of the poet to show how his work may be read in terms of contemporary critical concerns, using theories of modernism, the body, gender, the carnivalesque, language, hybridity and the pastoral in order to view it in an original light.

Moreover, in presenting a Dylan Thomas who has real significance for twenty-first century readers, it shows that such a reappraisal also requires us to re-think some of the ways in which all post-Waste Land British poetry has been read in the last few decades.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 512 pages
  • Publisher: Liverpool University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: poetry & poets
  • ISBN: 9781781381151

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