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Where the people are : language and community in the poetry of W.S. Graham

Author: Matthew Francis
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. : Salt, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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William Sydney Graham (1918-1986) is increasingly widely acknowledged as one of the most important British poets of the 20th century. This study relates his poetic exploration of language to his nostalgic memories of his Clydeside childhood, and argues that his work tries to turn language itself into a community.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: W S Graham; W S Graham; William S Graham; W S Graham
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Francis
ISBN: 1844710483 9781844710485 1876857234 9781876857233
OCLC Number: 59711023
Description: xii, 201 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction List of Abbreviations Chapter 1 Poet of Language Chapter 2 Poet of Community Chapter 3 Electrifying the Cage: The Early Poems Chapter 4 Drowning in Words: The Middle Period Chapter 5 Voices in the Snow: The Late Poems Chapter 6 Dreams and Clusters: Some Unpublished Writings Notes Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Matthew Francis.

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