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Transformations of contemporary Canadian poetry in English

Douglas Barbour

Transformations of contemporary Canadian poetry in English

by Douglas Barbour

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Published by Wydawnictwo Adam Marszałek in Toruń .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Canadian poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Canadian poetry (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDouglas Barbour.
    SeriesCanadiana (Toruń, Poland)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination113 p. ;
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20380519M
    ISBN 10837441085X

    Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mandel, Eli, Five modern Canadian poets. Toronto, Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada []. Canadian literature - Canadian literature - Poetry and poetics: Fueled by fervent literary nationalism and anti-Americanism, by the expansion of new presses and literary magazines, and by the beckoning of avant-garde forms, poetry blossomed after Prolific, ribald, and iconoclastic, Irving Layton published 48 volumes of poetry celebrating life in memorable lyric lines and lambasting.

      Modern Canadian Poets book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. With contributions from 35 poets, this diverse compilation features the spectrum of Canadian poetry from the last hundred years. Representing various styles and traditions, it explores a lineage of modernist, multilingual, and culturally pluralist 4/5(1). A notable anthology of Canadian poetry is The New Oxford book of Canadian Verse, edited by Margaret Atwood (ISBN ). Anne Carson is probably the best known Canadian poet living today. Carson in won the Lannan Literary Award for poetry.

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