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'A good time was had by all?': Stevie Smith beside the seaside

May, William (2009) 'A good time was had by all?': Stevie Smith beside the seaside In, Harris, Alexandra and Feigel, Lara (eds.) Modernism on Sea: Art and Culture at the British Seaside. London, UK, Peter Lang pp. 85-98.

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This essay explores Stevie Smith's complex response to the British seaside. Although frequently seen as the natural poet of suburbia, it is her writing on coasts, seas, and cliff faces that most clearly articulates her attitude towards place, national identity, and selfhood.

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Published date: 30 April 2009


Local EPrints ID: 67393
ISBN: 1906165246
PURE UUID: 90bf2f89-b8a3-4f97-93ae-998663d04111

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Date deposited: 17 Aug 2009
Last modified: 19 Jul 2017 00:19

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Author: William May
Editor: Alexandra Harris
Editor: Lara Feigel

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