skip to content
The age of Auden : postwar poetry and the American scene Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The age of Auden : postwar poetry and the American scene

Author: Aidan Wasley
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, cop. 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

W H Auden's emigration from England to the United States in 1939 marked more than a turning point in his own life and work - it changed the course of American poetry itself. This book deals with  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: W H Auden; W H Auden
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aidan Wasley
ISBN: 0691136793 9780691136790
OCLC Number: 907253351
Awards: Winner of South Atlantic Modern Language Association Studies Book Award 2012
Short-listed for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2011
Description: xix, 258 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: List of Abbreviations ix Preface xiii Prologue: Auden in "Atlantis" 1 Part I Chapter 1: A Way of Happening: < Auden's American Presence 33 Part II Chapter 2: Father of Forms: Merrill, Auden, and a Fable of Influence 77 Chapter 3: The Gay Apprentice: Ashbery, Auden, and a Portrait of the Artist as a Young Critic 109 Chapter 4: The Old Sources: Rich, Auden, and Making Something Happen 145 Epilogue: He Became His Admirers: Saying Goodbye to Auden 175 Notes 209 Index 243
Responsibility: Aidan Wasley.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Winner of the 2012 SAMLA Studies Award, South Atlantic Modern Language Association One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 2011 "Auden's productivity and out-flung array of styles complicate Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/907253351<\/a>> # The age of Auden : postwar poetry and the American scene<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"907253351<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Place\/princeton_nj<\/a>> ; # Princeton, NJ<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nju<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/18_06_anglo_american_literature<\/a>> ; # 18.06 Anglo-American literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/american_poetry<\/a>> ; # American poetry<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Place\/verenigde_staten<\/a>> ; # Verenigde Staten.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/influence_literary_artistic_etc_history_20th_century<\/a>> ; # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/811.5409\/e22\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/culturele_invloeden<\/a>> ; # Culturele invloeden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/gedichten<\/a>> ; # Gedichten<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/american_poetry_history_and_criticism_20th_century<\/a>> ; # American poetry--History and criticism--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/amerikaans<\/a>> ; # Amerikaans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Event\/1900_1999<\/a>> ; # 1900-1999<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Person\/auden_w_h_1907_1973<\/a>> ; # WH Auden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Person\/auden_w_h_wystan_hugh_1907_1973<\/a>> ; # Wystan Hugh Auden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/influence_literary_artistic_etc<\/a>> ; # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"op.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Person\/wasley_aidan_1968<\/a>> ; # Aidan Wasley<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2011<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/793032378<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"History<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Criticism, interpretation, etc.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"The age of Auden : postwar poetry and the American scene<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:numberOfPages<\/a> \"258<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"907253351<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/907253351#PublicationEvent\/princeton_nj_princeton_university_press_cop_2011<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Agent\/princeton_university_press<\/a>> ; # Princeton University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780691136790<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\numbel:isLike<\/a> <http:\/\/bnb.data.bl.uk\/id\/resource\/GBB0A1276<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/907253351<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/811.5409\/e22\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Agent\/princeton_university_press<\/a>> # Princeton University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Princeton University Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Event\/1900_1999<\/a>> # 1900-1999<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"1900-1999<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Person\/auden_w_h_1907_1973<\/a>> # WH Auden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1907<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1973<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Auden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"W.H.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"WH Auden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Person\/auden_w_h_wystan_hugh_1907_1973<\/a>> # Wystan Hugh Auden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1907<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1973<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Auden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Wystan Hugh<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"W. H.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Wystan Hugh Auden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Person\/wasley_aidan_1968<\/a>> # Aidan Wasley<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1968<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Wasley<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Aidan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Aidan Wasley<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Place\/princeton_nj<\/a>> # Princeton, NJ<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Princeton, NJ<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Place\/verenigde_staten<\/a>> # Verenigde Staten.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Verenigde Staten.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/18_06_anglo_american_literature<\/a>> # 18.06 Anglo-American literature<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"18.06 Anglo-American literature<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/american_poetry<\/a>> # American poetry<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"American poetry<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/american_poetry_history_and_criticism_20th_century<\/a>> # American poetry--History and criticism--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"American poetry--History and criticism--20th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/amerikaans<\/a>> # Amerikaans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Amerikaans<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/culturele_invloeden<\/a>> # Culturele invloeden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Culturele invloeden<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/gedichten<\/a>> # Gedichten<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Gedichten<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/influence_literary_artistic_etc<\/a>> # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Topic\/influence_literary_artistic_etc_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)--History--20th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)--History--20th century<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nju<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nju<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780691136790<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0691136793<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780691136790<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/907253351<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/907253351<\/a>> ; # The age of Auden : postwar poetry and the American scene<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-02-18<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/907253351#PublicationEvent\/princeton_nj_princeton_university_press_cop_2011<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Place\/princeton_nj<\/a>> ; # Princeton, NJ<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/793032378#Agent\/princeton_university_press<\/a>> ; # Princeton University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"co. 2011<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>\n