Paul Muldoon | Critical Essay by Craig Wallace Barrow

This literature criticism consists of approximately 2 pages of analysis & critique of Paul Muldoon.
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Critical Essay by Craig Wallace Barrow

[Mules] will frustrate those wishing Northern Irish poets to lacerate their souls on the bloody realities of Ulster, for in the collection's first poem, "Lunch with Pancho Villa," Muldoon lets a "celebrated pamphleteer" berate the poet-narrator:

         'Look, son. Just look around you.
         People are getting themselves killed
         Left, right and centre
         While you do what? Write rondeaux?
    &#x...

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This section contains 873 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Critical Essay by Andrew Motion
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