Irony and the Poetry of the First World War

  • Authors
  • Susanne Christine Puissant

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Susanne Christine Puissant
    Pages 1-26
  3. Susanne Christine Puissant
    Pages 27-68
  4. Susanne Christine Puissant
    Pages 69-119
  5. Susanne Christine Puissant
    Pages 120-151
  6. Susanne Christine Puissant
    Pages 152-159
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 160-202

About this book

Introduction

How does irony affect the evaluation and perception of the First World War both then and now? Irony and the Poetry of the First World War traces one of the major features of war poetry from the author's application as a means of disguise, criticism or psychological therapy to its perception and interpretation by the reader.

Keywords

bibliography First World War interpret irony knowledge perception poetry

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