W. B. Yeats"s plays

an annotated checklist of criticism by K. P. S. Jochum

Publisher: Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 180 Downloads: 357
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  • Yeats, W. B. 1865-1939 -- Bibliography,
  • Ireland -- In literature -- Bibliography

Edition Notes

StatementK. P. S. Jochum.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ8992 .J6 1976, PR5906 .J6 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination180 p. ;
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4900641M
ISBN 100841453071
LC Control Number76044830

An analysis of a short Yeats poem by Dr Oliver Tearle ‘Death’ is not perhaps numbered among the most famous poems by W. B. Yeats (), but it is probably the shortest of all his finest poems. In just a dozen lines, Yeats examines human attitudes to death, contrasting them [ ]. As one of the founders of the Irish Literary Revival, along with J. M. Synge () [whom he met in ], Sean O’Casey (), and Padraig (Padraic) Colum () Yeats’ works draw heavily on Irish mythology and history. He never fully embraced his Protestant past nor joined the majority of Ireland’s Roman Catholics but he. William Butler Yeats (13 June – 28 January ) was an Irish poet and playwright, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years he served as an Irish Senator for two terms. W. B. Yeats () wrote ‘Easter ’ in the summer of , shortly after the Easter Rising in Dublin and when the events were still fresh in the memory. Yeats had conflicted feelings towards the rising – more details about which can be read here – since he deplored violence (in most.

Afterword on Derek Mahon and W. B. Yeats. I just came across an engaging interview on “The Art of Poetry,” published in the Paris Review in In it, Derek Mahon made several remarks germane to the preceding essay. “Heaney is a Wordsworth man,” he said. “I’m a Coleridge man.”. William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and playwright, and one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature. A pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments, in his later years he served as an Irish Senator for two terms. The book ranges from his early exquisite lyrical poems and folklore-rooted plays, through the tougher-minded, more confessional mature work (including the sublime achievement of The Tower), and then to the sometimes "mad" yet often brilliant tragic or comic writing of his last years.   WB Yeats was a great poet but an awful playwright In his book Passionate Action, David Richman describes Yeats's relationship with the theatre as .

W. B. Yeats was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in "for his always inspired poetry, which in a highly artistic form gives expression to the spirit of a whole nation". Ireland had newly become independent at that time and he was the first Irish man to be honored with the coveted prize. In his plays, poetry and prose, the Anglo-Irish aristocrat and the rural Gaelic peasant combine to form a new community founded on custom and ceremony. Marjorie Howes's study attempts to examine Yeats's continuous search for political origins and cultural traditions through theoretical work on literature, gender and nationalism in post Cited by: These versions of W.B. Yeats’s The Words Upon the Window-pane and Purgatory were edited by David Clare and first published on the website in is supported financially by the Irish Research Council. For more information regarding the councilFile Size: KB.

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I first came to Yeats's plays after reading all of Shakespeare, four Ben Jonson plays, much of Restoration Comedy, a half dozen Moliere plays in French, and a couple Synge. I was not impressed.

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Contains several plays (The Countess Cathleen and The Land of Heart's Desire and four plays for dancers) plus essays. 12mo. volume bound in green cloth.

B&W illustrations. Condition: ex-library copy with bookplate on 1st pastedown; spine sun-faded with minor nicking to top of spine; minor soiling & light wear to binding; else good.

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