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Poetry and belief in the work of T.S. Eliot

Kristian Schmidt

Poetry and belief in the work of T.S. Eliot

by Kristian Schmidt

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Published by In Kommisjon hos J. Dybwad in Oslo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eliot, T. S. -- 1888-1965.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kristian Smdit.
    SeriesSkrifter - Norske videnskaps-akademi i Oslo, Historisk-filosofisk klasse -- 1949, no. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3509L43 Z866 1949
    The Physical Object
    Pagination101 p. --
    Number of Pages101
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20753554M

    This book is designed to provide a comprehensive and stimulating introduction to T. S. Eliot's poetry for those reading and studying it. The poems, as well as some of the poetic drama (particularly Sweeney Agonistes) and relevant sections of the prose criticism, are discussed in detail and placed in relation to the development of Eliot's œuvre, and more briefly to his life and a wider context.   T.S. Eliot attracts and repels all at once—but reading his Four Quartets by T.S. Eliot. Mariner Books. 64p $9 to see the four different seasons at work in each of the poems, the four.

      In this fascinating and revealing book, first published in , Maxwell shows the development of Eliot’s poetry and poetic thought in the light of his political and religious attachments. This study traces Eliot’s style from the earliest poems to the Quartets, and examines the characteristics of Eliot’s earlier work adumbrate that of his. The first volume includes a corrected version of Eliot’s Collected Poems (). The second includes his two children's verse books, his translation of Saint-John Perse's Anabase, as well as other occasional works. Eliot’s collected work is impressive, expansive, essential.

    Book Description: Barry Spurr's eagerly-awaited, definitive study of T.S. Eliot's Anglo-Catholic belief and practice shows how the poet's religion shaped his life and work .   The only poetry award judged solely by established poets, the £25, TS Eliot prize has been described by the former poet laureate, Sir Andrew Motion, as “the prize most poets want to win”.


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This study examines the influences of Eliot's work, and includes Eliot's personal views as told to the author. The book also looks at technique, structure and imagery of his poetry. This title will be of interest to students of literature. T. Eliot's allusions to Indic philosophy in several poems - from the Sanskrit ending of The Waste Land to the 'What Krishna meant' section of Four Quartets - have puzzled and intrigued readers since the poems first appeared.

In T. Eliot and Indic Traditions, Professor Cleo McNelly Kearns places Eliot's lifelong interest in Indic Cited by: 7.

Eliot's allusions to Indic philosophy in several poems - from the Sanskrit ending of The Waste Land to the 'What Krishna meant' section of Four Quartets - have puzzled and intrigued readers since the poems first appeared.

In T. Eliot and Indic Traditions, Professor Cleo McNelly Kearns places Eliot's lifelong interest in Indic philosophy and religion in the context of his concomitant 5/5(1). This book is designed to provide a comprehensive and stimulating introduction to T.

Eliot's poetry for those reading and studying it. The poems, as well as some of the poetic drama (particularly Sweeney Agonistes) and relevant sections of the prose criticism, are discussed in detail and placed in relation to the development of Eliot's oeuvre, and more briefly to his life and a wider context 4/5(3).

T.S. Eliot was arguably the most important poet of the twentieth century. Nonetheless, there remains much scope for reconsidering the content, form and expressive nature of Eliot’s religious poetry, and this edited collection pays particular attention to the multivalent spiritual dimensions of his popular poems, such as ‘The Lovesong of J.

Alfred Prufrock’, ‘The Waste Land. This title, first published inexplores the general background of attitudes, beliefs and ideas from which Eliot's works have originated.

This study examines the influences of Eliot's work, and includes Eliot's personal views as told to the author. The book also looks at technique, structure and imagery of his poetry. Born in Missouri on SeptemT. Eliot is the author of The Waste Land, which is now considered by many to be the most influential poetic work of the twentieth century.

- The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

The impersonal theory of poetry ; Form and matter ; Poetry and religion. --Poetic belief. Eliot's views ; General discussion ; Application to Eliot's poetry. --Point of view in Eliot's poetry.

--Technique and thought. Texture, rhyme and rhythm ; Verse structure ; Imagery and symbols. --Appearance. Read "Poetry and Belief in the Work of T. Eliot" by Kristian Smidt available from Rakuten Kobo.

This title, first published inexplores the general background of attitudes, beliefs and ideas from which Eliot’s Brand: Taylor And Francis. Starting from the famous essay by T.S. Eliot, this study exposes the relationship between literature and religion.

The basic idea is that the literary work is not just a creation of the. Eliot claimed in his essay "Reflections on Vers Libre" that so-called "free verse" is a fallacious category—that its apparent divergence from so-called "formal verse" is only an simplifying engine, a combiner of binary oppositions, is beautifully applicable to other generic categories—particularly that of the prose poem.

Poetry and Belief in the Work of T. Eliot, pp. and in Herbert Howarth, Notes on Some Figures Behind T. Eliot. 1 Dwivedi, p. For additional sources dealing with Eastern influence on Eliot, see G. Nageswara Rao, "A Famous Poet and Student of Sanskrit," The Literary Criterion 8 (Winter ); B.

Chaturvedi, "The Indian Background of. Poetry. The following is a list of books of poetry by T. Eliot arranged chronologically by first edition.

Some of Eliot's poems were first published in booklet or pamphlet format (such as his Ariel poems.). Prufrock and Other Observations. T.S. Eliot, the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, is one of the giants of modern literature, highly distinguished as a poet, literary critic, dramatist, and editor and publisher.

In andwhile still a college student, he wrote “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” and other poems that are landmarks in the history of literature. Poetry and Belief in the work of T.S. Eliot A book may have more than one life. Kristian Smidt's influential book on T.

Eliot, first published inis out again. Some of the highlights of the book are the personal interviews that Eliot granted Smidt. About the book. The best books on the life and work of T. Eliot. Eliot is not the sort of poet you can understand in isolation.

True, we can read the poetry and get a great deal from it, but our appreciation of, say, The Waste Land or ‘The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock‘ is intensified and improved with the assistance of a trusty literary guide, such as a good critic or biographer.

Buy The Voice of the Poet: T.S. Eliot Com/Bklt by Eliot, T. S., Eliot, T. S. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.T. S. Eliot was not only one of the greatest poets of the twentieth century—he was also one of the most acute writers on his craft.

In On Poetry and Poets, which was first published inEliot explores the different forms and purposes of poetry in essays such as "The Three Voices of Poetry," "Poetry and Drama," and "What Is Minor Poetry?"as well as the works of individual poets.The earliest surviving letter from T.

S. Eliot was written in Gloucester, Massachusetts in June In the letter, addressed to his “Papa”, 9-year old Eliot writes of the coolness of the house in the morning, a broken microscope, butterfly and spider specimens, and hunting for birds with his sister, Charlotte.