Contemporary British Poetry and the City

Contemporary British Poetry and the City

by Peter Barry

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Contemporary British Poetry and the City by Peter Barry

Peter Barry explores a range of poets who visit and celebrate the "mean streets" of the contemporary urban scene. Poets discussed include Ken Smith, Iain Sinclair, Roy Fisher, Edwin Morgan, Sean O'Brien, Ciaran Carson, Peter Reading, Matt Simpson, Douglas Houston, Deryn Rees-Jones, Denise Riley, Ken Edwards, Levi Tafari, Aidan Hun, and Robert Hampson writing on Hull, Liverpool, London, Birmingham, Belfast, Glasgow, and Dundee.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780719055935
Publisher: Manchester University Press
Publication date: 04/28/2001
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

About the Author

Peter Barry is Senior Lecturer in English at the University of Wales.

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