Making a Republic

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Carcanet, Jan 1, 2002 - 84 pages
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Jon Silkin died in November 1997. He had completed a new volume of poems which he called Making a Republic. The title relates to his first, most celebrated book, The Peaceable Kingdom.

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Rodney Pybus, writing in Jon Silkin's obituary in "The Independent" on 1st December 1997, said of Silkin that: "His poetry rarely made things easy for his readers - the style was the man to an unusual ... Read full review


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Jon Silkin is Fellow of Poetry at the University of Leeds.

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