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Title: Some aspects of contemporary British poetry with particular reference to the works of Roy Fisher and Lee Harwood.
Author: Sheppard, Robert
Awarding Body: University of East Anglia
Current Institution: University of East Anglia
Date of Award: 1987
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Abstract:
This thesis proceeds with a number of simple, but bold, contentions: that the work of Roy Fisher and Lee Harwood represents a considerable achievement in British poetry; that its merits have been obscured by the persistence of the Movement orthodoxy which established itself in the 1950s; that it formed part of a still-largely unrecognised poetry renaissance or revival, from 1960 onwards; and that there is a particular, common poetics inherent in their work
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.382892  DOI: Not available
Keywords: Poetry in 20c. Britain Literature Mass media Performing arts
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