Eliot in His Time
Essays on the Occasion of the Fiftieth Anniversary of The Waste LandBook - 1973
The essays in this new collection, all by outstanding experts in the field of modern literature, provide a different and more complex sense of Eliot's place in literary history. The eight essays are: " The Waste Land Fifty Years After," by A. Walton Litz; "The Urban Apocalypse," by Hugh Kenner; "The First Waste Land :' by Richard Ellmann;" The Waste Land : Paris 1922," by Helen Gardner; "New Modes of Characterization in The Waste Land ," by Robert Langbaum; "Precipitating Eliot," by Robert M. Adams; "Fear in the Way: The Design of Eliot's Drama," by Michael Goldman; and "Anglican Eliot," by Donald Davie.
Originally published in 1973.
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