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Description de l’éditeur

"The Celtic Twilight", published in 1893, brings tales and retellings of Irish folklore. Considering the 19th-century context and the political
conflicts to leave behind centuries of English domination, Yeats’s book plays an important role in the Irish Revival, a movement that sought to reawaken Irish culture and memory, aiming at establishing a legitimate national identity.
Maira Oliveira Dos Santos, 
(Into the twilight : a view on the Celtic Twilight, by W. B. Yeats)

William Butler Yeats (13 June 1865 – 28 January 1939) was an Irish poet and one of the foremost figures of 20th-century literature. A pillar of the Irish literary establishment, he helped to found the Abbey Theatre, and in his later years served as a Senator of the Irish Free State for two terms. He was a driving force behind the Irish Literary Revival along with Lady Gregory, Edward Martyn and others.

GENRE
Essais et sciences humaines
SORTIE
2019
13 mai
LANGUE
EN
Anglais
LONGUEUR
159
Pages
ÉDITEUR
Passerino
TAILLE
1.1
Mo

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