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Auden Day Lewis Spender MacNeice and the other key poets of the Thirties were children of the First World War obsessed by war and by communalism by the class struggle and a passionate belief in poets as people whose actions are as pu I ve read the section I need to and I am doubtless that I will be reading it again and again in future for the essay I have to write I wish I could read the whole thing but at this moment in time I haven t any This is the same problem I had for Metamorphoses However I love these poems We were focusing on the Spanish Civil War poetry a war that came between WWI and WWII but is often overshadowed by both It was one of the first wars where British citizens really saw in the press the horrors of warIf the rest of the 1930s collection is as good as the Spanish Civil War poems then this book easily deserved the rating I have awarded it Divan Of Rudaki other key poets Choice Stories for Children of the Thirties were children Öbür Divan of the First World War Summary of Homo Deus obsessed by war and by communalism by the class struggle and a passionate belief in poets as people whose actions are as pu I ve read the section I need to and I am doubtless that I will be reading it again and again in future for the essay I have to write I wish I could read the whole thing but at this moment in time I haven t any This is the same problem I had for Metamorphoses However I love these poems We were focusing Koldbrann - parte 1: Rebeldes on the Spanish Civil War poetry a war that came between WWI and WWII but is The Teams Milking Cow often A Wolfs Desire Reluctant Mates overshadowed by both It was Via Suez (British): Blue Funnel Line (Merchant Navy Series Book 3) one Zenith of the first wars where British citizens really saw in the press the horrors A Pale Light in the Black of warIf the rest

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Poetry of the Thirties

Blically important as their poemsFor them the Spanish Civil War epitomized the mood of the times as their symbolic obsessions were transmuted into tragic reality But from within their strongly defined unity of ideals an astonishingly I enjoyed and appreciated some of the poems in this book but I was left with a persistent sense that this generation of poets wasn t as strong as the one that preceded it no talent on the scale of TS Eliot for exampleIt didn t help that the poems I thought the best in this volume were by Dylan Thomas and I already knew thoseAlso less notes period detail than other Penguin poetry books I have

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Varied body of poetry emergedRobin Skelton has arranged the poetry to make an illuminating ‘critical essay’ of the period and in his introduction he brilliantly probes the moods and s of an intensely troubled and creative decade A real sense of the progressive politics of the time and how much I ve been underestimating Betjeman


10 thoughts on “Poetry of the Thirties

  1. says:

    The 1930s for poets depression new politics and a gathering storma self consciousness and awareness and the idealised romance of the Spanish civil warthe big hitters are hereLouis Macneice something of a depressive divorcee displaced Irishman class warrior wandering in London Rain and pondering imperial shame in the Bri

  2. says:

    I've read the section I need to and I am doubtless that I will be reading it again and again in future for the essay I have to write I wish I could read the whole thing but at this moment in time I haven't any T

  3. says:

    All the greats are here with many of their most famous poems but for me it is Louis Macneice that I find most engaging and most underrated

  4. says:

    Never before have I read a book that so represented its times The poetry in here is wonderful and has a distinctive flavor stuff like this simply isn't written any styles changeI don't know It's also good to see how poets fit into th

  5. says:

    I enjoyed and appreciated some of the poems in this book but I was left with a persistent sense that this generation of poets wasn't as strong as the one that preceded it no talent on the scale of TS Eliot for exampleIt didn't help that the poems I thought the best in this volume were by Dylan Thomas and I already knew thoseAlso less notes period detail than other Penguin poetry books I have

  6. says:

    An intelligent and thoughtful selection by Robin Skelton So many of the poems were written as a response to crises the Spanish Civil War the ri

  7. says:

    Not a big poetry person but I enjoyed much of what was in here

  8. says:

    A real sense of the progressive politics of the time and how much I've been underestimating Betjeman

  9. says:

    An interesting collection

  10. says:

    Love this collection from the cubist cover to the light penguin blue to some nifty moving if sometimes overdramatic poems like Rex Warner's h

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