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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


Book details:

Edition Notes

Source: Purchase, Apr. 24, 1989 (DLC #95125).

StatementKit Wright.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6073.R52 P64 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1780565M
ISBN 100091737435
LC Control Number89172911

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Kit Wright (born 17 June in Crockham Hill, Kent) is the author of more than twenty-five books, for both adults and children, and the winner of awards including an Arts Council Writers' Award, the Geoffrey Faber Memorial Prize, the Hawthornden Prize, the Alice Hunt Bartlett Prize and (jointly) the Heinemann a scholarship to Oxford University, he worked as a lecturer at Brock. His first book of poetry was published in ; he went on to publish more than forty-five books of poetry and prose, including Pulp (Black Sparrow, ), Screams from the Balcony: Selected Letters (), and The Last Night of the Earth Poems (). He . His poetry titles include The Bear Looked Over the Mountain (Salamander, ), Bump-Starting the Hearse (Hutchinson, ), Poems (Hutchinson, ), Short Afternoons (Hutchinson, ), Hoping It Might Be So: Poems (Leviathan, ; Faber, ), and Ode to Didcot Power Station (Bloodaxe Books, ). A selection of his.   Ophelia Alcantara Dimalanta was born on J in San Juan, Rizal. She obtained her B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in Literature from the University of Santo Tomas, where she has been teaching literature and creative writing since She has been the recipient of numerous honors, including fellowships from the East-West Center of the University [ ].

‘Poetry’, from Kit Wright’s award-winning collection Short Afternoons (), opens with a characteristically irreverent dig at the pretentious claim made for the art by William Carlos Williams: ‘When they say / That every day / Men die miserably without it: / I doubt it. // I have known several men and women / Replete with the stuff / Who died quite miserably / Enough’. Kit Wright’s most popular book is The Magic Box: Poems for Children. Kit Wright has 28 books on Goodreads with ratings. Kit Wright’s most popular book is The Magic Box: Poems for Children. Poems, by. Kit Wright. really liked it avg rating — 1 rating. “The Lost Generation” is a poem about both cynicism and optimism that became viral upon winning second place in AARP’s [email protected] video contest, wherein contestants were told to create a two. Ophelia Alcantara Dimalanta (J – November 4, ) was a Filipino poet, editor, author, and teacher. One of the country's most respected writers, Dimalanta published several books of poetry, criticism, drama, and prose and edited various literary anthologies. In , she received Southeast Asia's highest literary honor, the S.E.A. Write Award.