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The Faber Book of Vernacular Verse free pdf In this anthology, Tom Paulin aims to represent the extended family of vernacular poets and to show how Christina Rosetti, Hopkins, Whitman and other poets have drawn on the energies of popular speech such as children's chants, nursery rhymes, weather-saws and anonymous ballads in order to break with the tradition of liquid diction. Vernacular poetry is wild, anarchistic and sensuous as opposed to the plummy hegemony of full vowels.

About Tom Paulin

Tom Paulin was born in Leeds in 1949 but grew up in Belfast, and was educated at the universities of Hull and Oxford. He has published nine collections of poetry, of which the most recent is Love's Bonfire (2012), as well as several critical works including The Day-Star of Liberty: William Hazlitt's Radical Style (1998) and Crusoe's Secret: The Aesthetics of Dissent (2005).

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Author : Tom Paulin
Publisher : Faber
Data Published : 10 January 1994
ISBN : 0571170609
EAN : 9780571170609
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 432 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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