Learning the Trade: W. B. Yeats and Contemporary Poetry

Learning the Trade:  W. B. Yeats and Contemporary Poetry by Deborah Fleming

Summary: This collection of essays demonstrates W. B. Yeats’s continuing influence on poets of the later 20th Century including Muldoon, Hewitt, Mahon, MacNeice, Egan, Ni Dhomhnaill, O’Grady, O’Siadhail, McGuckian, Boland, Heaney, Baraka, James Wright, Roethke, and Kinnell.

Keywords: Contemporary poetry

**entry created by Deborah Fleming**