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Middleton, Peter (2008) Language public and poetry PORES: A Journal of Poetics Research, (5)

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This paper is a response to the collection of essays edited by Tony Lopez and Anthony Caleshu, Poetry and Public Language, based on a conference at the University of Plymouth in 2007. I argue that poetry is a slow politics, and we need to recognise the complexities of the politics in which poetry can engage, especially around discourses of public engagement

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Published date: 2008
Keywords: public, language, poem


Local EPrints ID: 79391
ISSN: 1740-4304
PURE UUID: 87dac209-dfb4-4e9a-86a2-ddf8dcf0a960

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Date deposited: 15 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:17

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