Another Life: Fully Annotated

Another Life: Fully Annotated

by Derek Walcott
     
 

ISBN-10: 158826615X

ISBN-13: 9781588266156

Pub. Date: 10/01/2008

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

First published in 1973, Another Life by Nobel laureate Derek Walcott is one of the most highly praised long autobiographical poems in English. This volume presents the text of the poem, along with extensive annotations. In a critical essay, editors Baugh (U. of the West Indies) and Nepaulsingh (U. of Albany) provide background information on Walcott's life,…  See more details below

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First published in 1973, Another Life by Nobel laureate Derek Walcott is one of the most highly praised long autobiographical poems in English. This volume presents the text of the poem, along with extensive annotations. In a critical essay, editors Baugh (U. of the West Indies) and Nepaulsingh (U. of Albany) provide background information on Walcott's life, his influences, and the poetic structure of his work. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588266156
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
354
Sales rank:
545,039
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Another Life1
Bk. 1The Divided Child1
Bk. 2Homage to Gregorias47
Bk. 3A Simple Flame81
Bk. 4The Estranging Sea117
Reading Another Life: A Critical Essay153
Before the Poem Came to Be153
How the Poem Came to Be156
What the Poem Came to Be163
Annotations219
Works Cited337
Index347
About the Book354

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