Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 October 2012

280 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199657001

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Speaking to You

Contemporary Poetry and Public Address

Natalie Pollard

  • Original contribution to the overlooked subject of address that links the intimacy of saying 'you' to contemporary social concerns
  • Pays detailed attention to the poetry and prose of Geoffrey Hill
  • Contains one of the first chapter-length studies of Don Paterson's work, including his most recent, prize-winning volume, Rain
  • Dwells on economics and lyric dissemination: an area of increasing importance to contemporary poets, editors, publishers, and scholars