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Introduction

William May

in Stevie Smith and Authorship

Published in print August 2010 | ISBN: 9780199583379
Published online September 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191723193 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583379.003.0001

Series: Oxford English Monographs

Introduction

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The Introduction discusses the problems experienced in reading the work of British poet and novelist Stevie Smith. It discusses the forms and genres of her work. It talks about how this book approaches the study of Stevie Smith and her work, which includes using the influences of artists such as George Grosz and Aubrey Beardsley.

Keywords: Stevie Smith; poetry publishing; criticism; illustration

Chapter.  8218 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets)

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