Twentieth-Century War Poetry - Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism (Hardback)Philippa Lyon (author)
- Publisher out of stock
This Guide examines the genesis and development of the important genre of war poetry in the twentieth century, focusing in particular on the role of the two world wars in the literary and cultural construction of a 'war poetry' category. Philippa Lyon draws upon a range of key historical and contemporary critical responses, from poetic memoir and journalism to sophisticated academic criticism, to demonstrate the rich diversity of expectations and evaluations elicited by the developing genre.
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Number of pages: 188
Weight: 376 g
Dimensions: 216 x 140 x 17 mm
Edition: 2004 ed.
You may also be interested in...
Please sign in to write a review