Selected Poetry and Prose (Paperback)

Selected Poetry and Prose By John Riley, Ian Brinton (Editor), Ian Duhig (Preface by) Cover Image
By John Riley, Ian Brinton (Editor), Ian Duhig (Preface by)
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John Riley (1937-1978) was known as one of the members of the so-called Cambrrdge School of poetry, and was co-editor, with Tim Longville, of the seminal Grosseteste Review and its associated press. His poetry, as with many others associated with the magazine, shows the influence of Pound and Olson, but it also reveals his interest in the Russian tradition -- exemplified by his fine translations of Mandelstam, and by his long poem, 'Czargrad', the latter a glimpse of Byzantium under its Russian name.



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ISBN: 9781848614888
ISBN-10: 1848614888
Publisher: Shearsman Books
Publication Date: November 4th, 2016
Pages: 126
Language: English