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By Charles I. Armstrong

Reframing Yeats, the 1st severe learn of its sort, strains the old improvement of W. B. Yeats's writings around the genres, analyzing his poetry, autobiographical writings, feedback, and drama with an identical severe research.

While present reviews of Yeats's paintings make a choice from a biographical orientation or a formalist technique, Armstrong's research combines the speculation of latest Historicism and Hermeneutics: a theoretical process that takes Yeatsian scholarship one step additional.

Grounded in background and proficient through fresh experiences, this cutting edge process offers new interpretations and understandings of Yeats's texts. in addition to offering a clean examining of "Among university little ones" and situating his autobiographical writings on the subject of previous Victorian practices and modern experimentation, this groundbreaking paintings records essentially the most vital current readings of Yeats's dating to heritage, Modernism and the literary genres.

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