Broken Hierarchies: Poems 1952-2012

Available

Product Details

Price
$48.29
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Publish Date
Pages
992
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.1 X 2.0 inches | 3.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780198713180

Earn by promoting books

Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.

Become an affiliate

About the Author


Geoffrey Hill, the son of a police constable, was born in Worcestershire in 1932. He was educated at Bromsgrove County High School and at Keble College, Oxford. After teaching for more than thirty years in England, first at Leeds and subsequently at Cambridge, he became Professor of Literature and Religion at Boston University in Massachusetts, where he was also founding co-director of the Editorial Institute. In 2010 he was elected Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford.

Reviews


"This stoic hardcover is as imposing as its contents...the cumulative brilliance and range of Hill's oeuvre make him unquestionably England's greatest living poet...This deeper examination of Broken Hierarchies reveals worldliness and visionary imagination." -Rain Taxi Review of Books