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|Genre/Form:||Criticism, interpretation, etc|
|Named Person:||W B Yeats; W B Yeats; William B Yeats; W B Yeats|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||9781107009851 1107009855 9781107622333 1107622336|
|Description:||xvii, 249 pages ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Ireland as audience: "To write for my own race" --
Yeats and American modernism --
Intricate trees: the survival of symbolism --
"Monstrous familiar images": poetry and war 1914-1923 --
Yeats's other island.
|Responsibility:||Edna Longley, Queen's University, Belfast.|
"Edna Longley's Yeats and Modern Poetry is two books in one: it is a shrewd and luminous rereading of Yeats, and it is a powerful remapping of modern poetry, from Symbolism and Imagism to poetry of