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Scholars and critics commonly align W. B. Yeats with Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot and the modernist movement at large. This incisive study from renowned poetry critic Edna Longley argues that Yeats' presence and influence in modern poetry have been sorely misunderstood. Longley disputes the value of modernist critical paradigms and suggests alternative perspectives for interpreting Yeats - perspectives based on his own criticism, and on how Ireland shaped both his criticism and his poetry. Close readings of particular poems ...

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Yeats and Modern Poetry 2013, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107622333

Trade paperback

Yeats and Modern Poetry 2013, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107009851

Hardcover