Literary Technique, the Aestheticization of Laboring Experience, and Generic Experimentation in Stephen Duck's The Thresher's Labour

Van-Hagen, S. (2005) Literary Technique, the Aestheticization of Laboring Experience, and Generic Experimentation in Stephen Duck's The Thresher's Labour. Criticism, 47 (4). pp. 421-450. ISSN 0011-1589 DOI https://doi.org/10.1353/crt.2007.0015

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Abstract

The article focuses on the reexamination of Stephen Duck's poem "The Thresher's Labour." According to the author, the poem is believed to have been composed third of Duck's extant poems. He added that Rose Mary Davis and commentators believed that "The Thresher's Labour," is the best poem he wrote. He also emphasized that the poem is written in behalf of the laboring community on the farm where he works.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Divisions: English Language & Literature
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2010 13:34
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/104

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