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Edwin Morgan: Inventions of Modernity

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Edwin Morgan is Scotland's major living poet, and Inventions of Modernity was the first book-length study of his work. Since the 1940s Morgan's poetry has been carving out an alternative to the conventional evolutions from Modernism to Postmodernism, creating instead a substantial body of writing that ranges from the sublime to the hilarious. Instinctively at odds with the ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published December 15th 2009 by Manchester University Press (first published October 10th 2003)
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Lisa Shafer
Nicholson remains THE foremost authority on Edwin Morgan. If you are studying Scotland's first makkar, you cannot leave out this book.
I worked closely with Nick while doing my dissertation, and I can assure you that the man really knows his Morgan.
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