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Published: 10 October 2013

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780199324712

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Nations of Nothing But Poetry

Modernism, Transnationalism, and Synthetic Vernacular Writing

Matthew Hart

Modernist Literature and Culture

  • Expands the discussion of modernist poetics to include the works of Hugh MacDiarmid, Basil Bunting, E. K. Brathwaite, Mina Loy, and Melvin B. Tolson.
  • Examines the relationship between modernism and vernacular poetry in Scotland, the Carribean, England, and the US.