Human Voices

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Finally in 1014 the Irish under King Brian Boru soundly defeated the Viking forces at the Battle of Clontarf. No Irish members were to be sent to London and an extra legal Irish Parliament to be established in Dublin. The “r” is usually soft so “car park” becomes “caw pawk”. Of the poets we include in this anthology, only three are mentioned in Poetry Today: A Critical Guide to British Poetry 1960-1995, by Anthony Thwaite: Fred D'Aguiar, Linton Kwesi Johnson, and Tom Leonard; none of them is discussed.

Pages: 208

Publisher: Fourth Estate (March 7, 2013)

ISBN: B00BKQ028S

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