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Greeting the Twenty-first Century
Edited by Carol Ann Duffy
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ISBN: 978 0 856463 13 6
Imprint: Anvil Press Poetry
Published: October 1999
216 x 137 x 11 mm
Publisher: Carcanet Press
Time’s Tidings is a rich and varied collection of poems on the theme of time. Edited and introduced by the author of the award-winning Mean Time, it is published from Greenwich, the heart of Britain’s millennium celebrations. Carol Ann Duffy has chosen poems by fifty contemporary poets – 25 men and 25 women, from all parts of the UK and Ireland – representing a cross-section of the liveliest poetry now being written. In addition, each of these poets has chosen another poem from the heritage of poetry in English. Thus the anthology travels through time and place as it reflects the meaning of time in our lives.
Awards won by Carol Ann Duffy Winner, 1993 Whitbread Prize (Poetry) (Mean Time) Winner, 1993 Forward Poetry Prize: Best Collection (Mean Time) Winner, 1993 Forward Poetry Prize (Mean Time) Winner, 1992 Whitbread Book Awards: Poetry Category (Mean Time) Short-listed, 1999 Forward Poetry Prize (The World's Wife) Short-listed, 1999 T S Eliot Prize (The World's Wife) Winner, 1993 Forward Poetry Prize (Mean Time) Winner, 1993 Whitbread Prize (Poetry) (Mean Time)
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