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The Resource Contemporary British poetry and the city, Peter Barry

Contemporary British poetry and the city, Peter Barry

Label
Contemporary British poetry and the city
Title
Contemporary British poetry and the city
Statement of responsibility
Peter Barry
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Though poets have always written about cities, the commonest critical categories have stressed the rural, so that poetry can seem irrelevant to a predominantly urban population. This book seeks to redress the balance by exploring work by a range of poets who reflect the contemporary urban scene
Cataloging source
EQO
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1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barry, Peter
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English poetry
Label
Contemporary British poetry and the city, Peter Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 'The roads to hell' -- Three urban tropes -- Writing the inner city -- 'North of the word' or 'Why, this is Hull' -- 'The hard lyric': re-registering Liverpool poetry -- 'Take off your shoes in King's Cross': envisioning London -- 'Birmingham's what I think with': Roy Fisher's cities -- 'I remember when all these fields were factories': writing the vanishing city
Control code
45869010
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780719055942
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Contemporary British poetry and the city, Peter Barry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-245) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- 'The roads to hell' -- Three urban tropes -- Writing the inner city -- 'North of the word' or 'Why, this is Hull' -- 'The hard lyric': re-registering Liverpool poetry -- 'Take off your shoes in King's Cross': envisioning London -- 'Birmingham's what I think with': Roy Fisher's cities -- 'I remember when all these fields were factories': writing the vanishing city
Control code
45869010
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
260 pages
Isbn
9780719055942
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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