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by Thom Gunn

eBook Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs, and an Interview (Poets On Poetry) download ISBN: 0472065416
Author: Thom Gunn
Publisher: University of Michigan Press; First trade paperback printing. edition (November 19, 1993)
Language: English
Pages: 240
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Category: Literature
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Thomson William "Thom" Gunn (29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004), was an English poet who was praised for his early verses in England, where he was associated with The Movement and his later poetry in America, even after moving toward a looser,.

Thomson William "Thom" Gunn (29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004), was an English poet who was praised for his early verses in England, where he was associated with The Movement and his later poetry in America, even after moving toward a looser, free-verse style. After relocating from England to San Francisco, Gunn wrote about gay-related topics-particularly in his most famous work, The Man With Night Sweats in 1992-as well as drug use, sex and his bohemian lifestyle

Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs, and an Interview, University of Michigan Press (Ann Arbor, MI), 1993. Thom Gunn in Conversation with James Campbell, Between the Lines (London, England), 2000

Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs, and an Interview, University of Michigan Press (Ann Arbor, MI), 1993. Thom Gunn in Conversation with James Campbell, Between the Lines (London, England), 2000. Also author of Games of Chance, 1982. Contributor of memoir to My Cambridge, 1977.

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Thom Gunn, Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs and an Interview (Poets on Poetry) 1993. . Guthmann, Edward, "A Poet's Life Part Two", San Francisco Chronicle, 26 April 2005, retrieved 17 July 2009. Norton Anthology of English Literature.

Born and raised in Britain, Thom Gunn has lived in the United States since 1954. Gunn’s criticism communicates his own enthusiasm for poetry. He is well known as a poet and is increasingly gaining recognition as a literary critic. Gunn’s main concern in Shelf Life is with twentieth-century American poets, both the famous and the obscure; he also discusses other matters, including the Elizabethans, Christopher Isherwood as man and stylist, and Gunn’s own poetry, which he touches on indirectly in the first two sections of the book and directly in the last.

Gunn, Thom - Biography, Gunn, Thom - Interviews, Poetics, Poetry, Poets, English - 20th century - Biography, Poets, English - 20th century - Interviews. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press. inlibrary; printdisabled; trent university;. Kahle/Austin Foundation. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Trent University Library Donation. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by station02. cebu on June 26, 2019.

Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs, and an Interview 1993 . G. S. Fraser (essay date 1961). who has for a number of years taught at the University of California in Berkeley. In his first book, The Sense of Movement (1957), Gunn showed a fascinated interest in the world of the tough, leather-jacketed young motorcyclists and their slightly sinister, apparently pointless activity

1993 : Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs and an Interview (Poets on Poetry), University of Michigan press.

1993 : Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs and an Interview (Poets on Poetry), University of Michigan press. 1994 : Collected Poems. 1998 : Frontiers of Gossip. 2000 : Boss Cupid, Faber and Faber. Joshua Weiner (e., At the Barriers: On the Poetry of Thom Gunn, University of Chicago Press, 2009 (ISBN 978-0-226-89044-9). Campbell, J. Thom Gunn in conversation with James Campbell, Between The Lines, Londres, 2000.

Thom Gunn (29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004), born Thomson William Gunn, was an Anglo-American poet who was . Thom Gunn, Shelf Life: Essays, Memoirs and an Interview (Poets on Poetry) 1993.

Thom Gunn (29 August 1929 – 25 April 2004), born Thomson William Gunn, was an Anglo-American poet who was praised for his early verses in England, where he was associated with The Movement and his later poetry in America, even after moving toward a looser, free-verse style. After relocating from England to San Francisco, Gunn wrote about gay-related topics-particularly in his most famous work, The Man With Night Sweats in 1992-as well as drug use, sex and his bohemian lifestyle.

Born and raised in Britain, Thom Gunn has lived in the United States since 1954. He is well known as a poet and is increasingly gaining recognition as a literary critic. Gunn’s main concern in Shelf Life is with twentieth-century American poets, both the famous and the obscure; he also discusses other matters, including the Elizabethans, Christopher Isherwood as man and stylist, and Gunn’s own poetry, which he touches on indirectly in the first two sections of the book and directly in the last.   Gunn’s criticism communicates his own enthusiasm for poetry. He tries to show his readers how to get a first foothold into the work of some of his favorite poets, whether Wyatt or Whitman, Mina Loy or Robert Creeley.