'Choosing Tough Words'

'Choosing Tough Words'
Author : Angelica Michelis
Publisher : Manchester University Press
Total Pages : 212
Release : 2003
ISBN 10 : 0719063019
ISBN 13 : 9780719063015
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

'Choosing Tough Words' Book Description:

The first full-length collection of essays on the poetry of Carol Ann Duffy. Duffy's poetry is both respected by academics, and widely read and enjoyed by both children and adults. Approaches Duffy's work from a variety of literary theoretical perspectives, including feminism, masculinity, national identity and post-structuralism. Situates Duffy's work in relation to current debates about the state, value and social relevance of contemporary British poetry. Will become the benchmark anthology on Duffy.

'Choosing Tough Words'
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Angelica Michelis
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

The first full-length collection of essays on the poetry of Carol Ann Duffy. Duffy's poetry is both respected by academics, and widely read and enjoyed by both
Collected Poems
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Carol Ann Duffy
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-05 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Carol Ann Duffy has been a bold and original voice in British poetry since the publication of Standing Female Nude in 1985. Since then she has won every major p
Carol Ann Duffy
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Jane Dowson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-17 - Publisher: Springer

This is the only monograph to consider the entire thirty-year career, publications, and influence of Britain's first female poet laureate. It outlines her impac
Scottish Set Text Guide: Poetry of Carol Ann Duffy for National 5 and Higher English
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Carolyn Cunningham
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Exam Board: SQA Level: National 5 and Higher Subject: English First teaching: September 2017 (N5) / September 2018 (Higher) First exams: Summer 2018 (N5) / Summ
Sylvia Plath Poems Chosen by Carol Ann Duffy
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Sylvia Plath
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-30 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

Sylvia Plath was, for both English and American poetry, one of the defining voices of twentieth-century, and one of the most appealing: few other poets have int
The Bees
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Carol Ann Duffy
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-01 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

‘Beautiful and moving poetry for the real world’ Jeanette Winterson, Guardian ‘Wonderful . . . a poet alert to every sound and shape of language’ Sunday
Carol Ann Duffy
Language: en
Pages: 61
Authors: Deryn Rees-Jones
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Northcote House Pub Limited

Spanning Duffy's career from her early development & involvement with the Liverpool poets in the 1970s, through to the poet's most recent collection, Rees-Jones
The World's Wife
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Carol Ann Duffy
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-15 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

This unique collection of poems from the Poet Laureate, filled with her characteristic wit, is a feminist classic and a modern take on age-old mythology. Who? H
The Poetry of Carol Ann Duffy
Language: en
Pages: 109
Authors: Marian Cox
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Hodder Education

AS/A-Level English Literature Student Text Guides comprise three sections: an Introduction, which outlines the aims of the guide, the relevant exam board specif
Mean Time
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Carol Ann Duffy
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-23 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

In her prize-winning fourth collection, Mean Time, Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy dramatizes scenes from childhood, adolescence and adulthood, finding moments of