By David E. Chinitz
Reflecting the surge of serious curiosity in Eliot renewed lately, A significant other to T.S. Eliot introduces the 'new' Eliot to readers and educators through studying the total physique of his works and profession. major students within the box offer a clean and completely accomplished selection of contextual and significant essays on his lifestyles and fulfillment. It compiles the main finished and up to date therapy to be had of Eliot's paintings and careerIt explores the strong forces that formed Eliot as a author and philosopher, examining his physique of labor and assessing his oeuvre in a number of contexts: old, cultural, social, and philosophicalIt charts the surge in serious curiosity in T.S. Eliot because the early 1990sIt presents an illuminating perception right into a poet, author, and critic who maintains to outline the literary panorama of the final century
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Hall, Donald. Their Ancient Glittering Eyes: Remembering Poets and More Poets. New York: Ticknor, 1992. Le Prix Nobel En 1948. Stockholm: Imprimerie Royale, 1949. Levy, William Turner, and Victor Scherle. Affectionately, T. S. Eliot: The Story of a Friendship, 1947–1965. Philadelphia: Lippincott, 1968. March, Richard, and Tambimuttu, eds. T. S. Eliot: A Symposium. Chicago: Henry Regnery, 1949. Marx, Groucho. The Groucho Letters. New York: Simon, 1967. Matthews, T. S. Great Tom: Notes towards the Definition of T.
Robert Oppenheimer among them – but perhaps none so singularly entertaining as the comedian and film star Groucho Marx, with whom he drank whiskey, traded photographs, and smoked cigars. News that the famous comedian was coming to London to visit him, he later told Marx, had inestimably improved the poet’s own reputation around town. “Obviously,” Eliot mischievously wrote, “I am now someone of importance” (Marx 162). References and Further Reading Ackroyd, Peter. T. S. Eliot: A Life. New York: Simon, 1984.
Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1981. Shusterman, Richard. T. S. Eliot and the Philosophy of Criticism. New York: Columbia UP, 1988. Svarny, Erik. “The Men of 1914”: T. S. Eliot and Early Modernism. Philadelphia: Open UP, 1988. Weber, Max. The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism. 1905. Trans. Talcott Parsons. New York: Scribner, 1958. 3 T. S. Eliot and the Symbolist City Barry J. Faulk Symbolism and the City T. S. Eliot’s The Waste Land, modernism’s most celebrated global text, presumes that the history of the planet can be situated within the world city of London.