Starting Lines in Scottish, Irish, and English Poetry: From Burns to Heaney

Starting Lines in Scottish Irish and English Poetry From Burns to Heaney Are literary ideas of originality and imitation allusion and influence inherently political if the poems emerge from different sides of a border or of a colonial relationship Taking as a framework th

  • Title: Starting Lines in Scottish, Irish, and English Poetry: From Burns to Heaney
  • Author: Fiona Stafford
  • ISBN: 9780198186373
  • Page: 122
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Are literary ideas of originality and imitation, allusion and influence inherently political if the poems emerge from different sides of a border or of a colonial relationship Taking as a framework the history of relations between Ireland, England, and Scotland since the 1707 Union, the book explores this question through a series of close readings.

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