Palace of Wisdom

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The five ensuing sections explore: a history of the period's poetic movements; its engagement with form, technique, and the other arts; its association with particular locations and places; its connection with, and difference from, poetry in other parts of the world; and its circling around such ethical issues as whether poetry can perform actions in the world, can atone, redress, or repair, and how its significance is inseparable from acts of evaluation in both poets and readers."@ en; However, to the authorities both in Dublin and London, this proved just how untrustworthy the republican movement was.

Pages: 341

Publisher: Dutton Adult; 1st American ed edition (January 6, 1990)

ISBN: 0525248102

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