Download e-book for kindle: The Cambridge Introduction to Modernist Poetry (Cambridge by Peter Howarth

By Peter Howarth

Modernist poems are the various twentieth-century's significant cultural achievements, yet also they are labor to learn. This wide-ranging advent takes readers via modernism's most renowned poems and a few of its forgotten highlights to teach why modernists concept hassle and disorientation crucial for poetry within the glossy global. In-depth chapters on Pound, Eliot, Yeats and the yank modernists define how formal experiments tackle the hot international of mass media, democracies, overall struggle and altering non secular trust. Chapters at the avant-gardes and later modernism research how their kinds shift as they struggle to re-make the neighborhood of readers. Howarth explains in a transparent and stress-free approach the way to technique the types, politics and cultural innovations of modernist poetry in English.

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