Cancer Poetry by Iain Twiddy PDF

By Iain Twiddy

this can be the 1st severe examine to supply a sustained research of the subject of melanoma in modern poetry. In discussing works by means of significant poets, together with Paul Muldoon, Jo Shapcott and Christopher Reid, melanoma Poetry strains the complicated ways that poets symbolize melanoma, and assesses how poetry could be instrumental to emotional recovery.

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