The Resource The Movement reconsidered : essays on Larkin, Amis, Gunn, Davie, and their contemporaries, edited by Zachary Leader

The Movement reconsidered : essays on Larkin, Amis, Gunn, Davie, and their contemporaries, edited by Zachary Leader

Label
The Movement reconsidered : essays on Larkin, Amis, Gunn, Davie, and their contemporaries
Title
The Movement reconsidered
Title remainder
essays on Larkin, Amis, Gunn, Davie, and their contemporaries
Statement of responsibility
edited by Zachary Leader
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Movement was the preeminent poetical grouping of post-war Britain. This collection of essays by poets, critics, and scholars from Britain and America provides new accounts not only of the best-known of Movement writers - Philip Larkin, Kingsley Amis, Thom Gunn and Donald Davie - but of less-familiar contemporaries
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR605.M68
LC item number
M68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
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Leader, Zachary
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  • English poetry
  • Movement, The (English poetry)
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  • English poetry
  • Movement, The (English poetry)
Label
The Movement reconsidered : essays on Larkin, Amis, Gunn, Davie, and their contemporaries, edited by Zachary Leader
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
'Still going on, all of it': the Movement in the 1950s and the Movement today / Blake Morrison -- The 'truth of skies': Auden, Larkin and the English question / Nicholas Jenkins -- Counter-intuitive Larkin / Craig Raine -- The lesbianism of Philip Larkin / Terry Castle -- Kingsley Amis: against fakery / James Fenton -- Philosophy and literature in the 1950s: the rise of the 'ordinary bloke' / Colin McGinn -- 'The virtues of good prose': verbal hygiene and the Movement / Deborah Cameron -- 'An instrument of articulation': Empson and the Movement / Deborah Bowman -- Boys on the move / Karl Miller -- 'I thought I was so tough': Thom Gunn's postures for combat / Alan Jenkins -- In and out of the Movement: Donald Davie and Thom Gunn / Clive Wilmer -- Donald Davie, the Movement, and modernism / William H. Pritchard -- How it seemed then: an autobiographical anecdotal essay / Anthony Thwaite -- New lines in 1956 / Eric Homberger -- 'Fond of what he's crapping on': Movement poetry and romanticism / Michael O'Neill -- Elizabeth Jennings, the Movement, and Rome / Rachel Buxton -- New lines, movements, and modernisms / Robert Conquest
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780199558254
Lccn
2008049521
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)276140381
  • (OCoLC)ocn276140381
Label
The Movement reconsidered : essays on Larkin, Amis, Gunn, Davie, and their contemporaries, edited by Zachary Leader
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
'Still going on, all of it': the Movement in the 1950s and the Movement today / Blake Morrison -- The 'truth of skies': Auden, Larkin and the English question / Nicholas Jenkins -- Counter-intuitive Larkin / Craig Raine -- The lesbianism of Philip Larkin / Terry Castle -- Kingsley Amis: against fakery / James Fenton -- Philosophy and literature in the 1950s: the rise of the 'ordinary bloke' / Colin McGinn -- 'The virtues of good prose': verbal hygiene and the Movement / Deborah Cameron -- 'An instrument of articulation': Empson and the Movement / Deborah Bowman -- Boys on the move / Karl Miller -- 'I thought I was so tough': Thom Gunn's postures for combat / Alan Jenkins -- In and out of the Movement: Donald Davie and Thom Gunn / Clive Wilmer -- Donald Davie, the Movement, and modernism / William H. Pritchard -- How it seemed then: an autobiographical anecdotal essay / Anthony Thwaite -- New lines in 1956 / Eric Homberger -- 'Fond of what he's crapping on': Movement poetry and romanticism / Michael O'Neill -- Elizabeth Jennings, the Movement, and Rome / Rachel Buxton -- New lines, movements, and modernisms / Robert Conquest
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 336 p.
Isbn
9780199558254
Lccn
2008049521
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)276140381
  • (OCoLC)ocn276140381

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