About 20th Century English Poetry (ProQuest)
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20th Century English Poetry (ProQuest)
Offers online access to the poetry of some of the greatest writers of the twentieth century. It incorporates the works of 285 of the most widely studied poets of the British Isles and beyond, including more than 40 distinguished authors from The Faber Poetry Library. Authors include the established and canonical such as Yeats, Housman, Lawrence, Sassoon, Eliot, Plath, Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney; popular and accessible figures such as Kipling, Betjeman and Wendy Cope; lesser known but important names like William Empson and W.S. Graham; and, among prominent contemporaries, Simon Armitage, Eavan Boland and Carol Ann Duffy. Many of the major themes of 20th century writing nationality, politics, war, sexuality, religion and gender can be understood anew through this vast and representative collection. Provided by UT Southwestern and TexShare.