Global Anglophone Poetry: Literary Form and Social Critique by Omaar Hena

By Omaar Hena

Poetry's relevancy as a device for social and political swap is still neglected in a world context. trying to writers as different as Derek Walcott, Paul Muldoon, and Daljit Nagra, Hena indicates that poets through the international have reinvigorated older poetic traditions to handle political realities and the sweeping pressures of modernity.

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