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Author Chishty-Mujahid, Nadya Q.

Title Explaining the canonical poems of English literature : commentaries on twenty essential works / Nadya Q. Chishty-Mujahid ; with a foreword by David Grandy
Published Lewiston, N.Y. : Edwin Mellen Press, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 96 pages)
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreward; Acknowledgements; Alphabetcial Table of Titles; Alphabetcial Table of First Lines; Introduction; Poems and Commentaries; Conclusion
Summary Nadya Q. Chishty-Mujahid's Explaining the Canonical Poems of English Literature spans several centuries of English literature, by examining the canonical poetry of writers such as Shakespeare, Spenser, Marvell, Browning, Tennyson, Elizabeth Barrett, and D.H. Lawrence. Chishty-Mujahid demonstrates that however much we have studied these great poets, there is still room to elucidate on their magnitude. More importantly, Chishty-Mujahid reinvigorates the importance of these masterpieces by rejecting the postmodern argument that these authors are culturally dominant relics of the past. Rather, thro
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Subject English poetry -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773420584 (electronic bk.)
9780773420588 (electronic bk.)