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Selected Poems

James Burns Singer

Edited by James Keery

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ISBN: 978 0 856351 77 8
Imprint: Carcanet Poetry
Published: January 1995
230 x 150 x 8 mm
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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  • James Keery
    James Keery lives in Culcheth and teaches English at Fred Longworth High School in Tyldesley. Carcanet published That Stranger, The Blues in 1996 and his new edition of Burns Singer's Collected Poems in 2001. He is currently writing on J.H. Prynne (for Jacket) as well as on the Apocalypse and a ... read more
    Praise for James Keery 'Can I find fault with this anthology? I tried, but I was overwhelmed - it gives everything you could possibly ask for and travels to places which this reviewer did not know existed... Keery has found poets we didn't even know about... This recovery of the real story of the Forties is a unique achievement, but is also a rehearsal for the even larger project of recovering the whole history of 'alternative' poetry since 1937, and for the first time drawing a map of modern British poetry which is based on information rather than a wish to control the market'

    Andrew Duncan, Tears in the Fence

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