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Published by National Poetry Foundation .
Written in English


  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Macdiarmid, Hugh - Poems & Criticism,
  • Poetry,
  • English,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Scotland,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • MacDiarmid, Hugh,
  • Poetry / General,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • 1892-,
  • 1892-1978,
  • In literature,
  • MacDiarmid, Hugh,

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8445224M
ISBN 100943373204
ISBN 109780943373201

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  Scots is now recognised as an official language, but its use remains a contested issue. Poet Hugh MacDiarmid, an early champion of reviving Scots vernacular, lit this fuse for the battle over.   The Revolutionary Art of the Future: Rediscovered Poems by Hugh MacDiarmid, edited by John Manson et al 79pp, Carcanet, £ In , as the editor of a small Scottish literary magazine, I. Hugh MacDiarmid was born as Christopher Murray Grieve on 11 August in Langholm, a small town just north of the Scottish border with England. His father was the local postman, his mother’s people lived in neighbouring towns and villages. The book-length poems that constitute his later work, In Memoriam James Joyce (). Hugh MacDiarmid () remains a controversial and influential figure. Born a postman’s son in Langholm Dumfriesshire, he trained to be a school teacher in Edinburgh, then worked on local newspapers in Scotland and South Wales before enlisting in the Royal Army Medical Corps in