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by Douglas Oliver

eBook Penniless Politics: A Satirical Poem download ISBN: 1852242698
Author: Douglas Oliver
Publisher: Dufour Editions (April 1, 1995)
Language: English
Pages: 96
ePub: 1558 kb
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Category: Literature
Subcategory: Poetry

Penniless Politics grapples with the problems of survival and protest in the blighted urban world of modern. Penniless Politics: A Satirical Poem Paperback – April 1, 1995.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, England: Bloodaxe Books, 1994. Penniless Politics, a long poem by the British poet Douglas Oliver, could be called a quintessentially New York poem, if by "New York poem" were understood the result of necessary changes in that genre in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

Douglas Oliver’s most popular book is Conductors Of Chaos. Penniless Politics: A Satirical Poem by. Douglas Oliver.

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Find sources: "Douglas Oliver" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (February 2013) (Learn how and when to remove this template message). With Iain Sinclair and Denise Riley) Penguin Modern Poets 10, Penguin (London), 1996.

Penniless Politics (also see below), Hoarse Commerce (London), 1991.

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A poet articulating ethical values in a world of injustice and joy. Andrew Crozier. A volume of collected poems, Kind (1987), did much to consolidate his reputation, both with his initial readership and with a younger generation of poets. More successful were Bloodaxe's republication of Penniless Politics (1994) and the Penguin Modern Poets (No 10, 1996), in which Oliver appeared.

Penniless Politics grapples with the problems of survival and protest in the blighted urban world of modern, multicultural America. The focus of this late 20th century 're-take' of The Decameron is the vital, violent city of New York, where Douglas Oliver lived on the Lower East Side, imagining the non-voting minorities coming together through the creation of a new kind of political party called Spirit.