Trailer for THE ISLAND: W. H. AUDEN AND THE REGENERATION OF ENGLAND, by Nicholas Jenkins. To be published in 2008 by Faber and Faber in Britain and by Belknap / Harvard University Press in the United States.
"For many readers W. H. Auden has become the indispensable modern poet. The first year of Auden's second century is thus the right moment for a major reassessment of his life and work. In THE ISLAND the influential Auden scholar Nicholas Jenkins asks -- How did Auden begin? And what was his poetry really saying?"
Learn more at: http://www.nicholasjenkins.net
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