'Eliot and the New Critics'

McDonald, Gail. 2009. 'Eliot and the New Critics'. In: David Chinitz, ed. A Companion to T. S. Eliot. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 411-422. ISBN 978-1405162371 [Book Section]

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Reflecting the surge of critical interest in Eliot renewed inrecent years, A Companion to T.S. Eliot introduces the ′new′Eliot to readers and educators by examining the full body of hisworks and career. Leading scholars in the field provide a fresh andfully comprehensive collection of contextual and critical essays onhis life and achievement. •It compiles the most comprehensive and up–to–date treatmentavailable of Eliot′s work and career
•It explores the powerful forces that shaped Eliot as a writerand thinker, analyzing his body of work and assessing his oeuvre ina variety of contexts: historical, cultural, social, andphilosophical
•It charts the surge in critical interest in T.S. Eliot sincethe early 1990s
•It provides an illuminating insight into a poet, writer, andcritic who continues to define the literary landscape of the lastcentury

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