Modernist Legacies: Trends and Faultlines in British Poetry Today

David Nowell Smith (Editor), Abigail Lang (Editor)

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The first collection of essays dedicated to experimental practice in contemporary British poetry, Modernist Legacies provides an overview of the most notable trends in the past 50 years. Contributors discuss a wide range of poets including Caroline Bergvall and Barry MacSweeney, showing these poets' connections with their Modernist predecessors.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages263
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-137-48875-6
ISBN (Print)978-1-137-51223-9
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Publication series

NameModern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics
PublisherPalgrave MacMillan

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