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ISBN: 0199513325 / ISBN-13: 9780199513321

The Redress of Poetry

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Professor Seamus Heaney delivered his inaugural lecture on 24th October, 1989. The poet whom Professor Heaney chose to celebrate in his inaugural ... Show synopsis

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  • The Redress of Poetry (Clarendon Press) – Trade paperback (1990)
    by Seamus Heaney

    The Redress of Poetry
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    Trade paperback, Clarendon Press
    1990
    English
    22 pages

    ISBN: 0199513325
    ISBN-13: 9780199513321

    Professor Seamus Heaney delivered his inaugural lecture on 24th October, 1989. The poet whom Professor Heaney chose to celebrate in his inaugural lecture was George Herbert. He described him as not just the epitome of English poetic virtue but the embodiment of certain qualities of phlegm, tolerance and equanimity which are usually ascribed to the English themselves. Professor Heaney argues that poetry's present use is neither political nor futile. It offers instead a redress to our discontents and failures, not by lending ... Show more

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