Poetry Wars

Poetry Wars

by Peter Barry
     
 

Poetry Wars describes the battle at the National Poetry Society during the 1970s between radicals and conservatives, which had lasting effects on British poetry. Myths and anecdotes about these events have long been circulated, but this is the first detailed account of what happened, based on archival sources, and told by a writer who knew many of those involved.See more details below

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Poetry Wars describes the battle at the National Poetry Society during the 1970s between radicals and conservatives, which had lasting effects on British poetry. Myths and anecdotes about these events have long been circulated, but this is the first detailed account of what happened, based on archival sources, and told by a writer who knew many of those involved.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844712472
Publisher:
Salt Publishing
Publication date:
09/01/2006
Pages:
276
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

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