SINGING AMID UNCERTAINTY: IMAGE AND IDEA IN YEATS'S "MEMORY"
- Memory. Yeats, William Butler // Collected Classic Poems, Stevenson to Yeats;2012, p1
The poem "Memory" by William Butler Yeats is presented. First Line: One had a lovely face, Last Line: Where the mountain hare has lain.
- William Butler Yeats: Dyslexic? Miller, Marylou; Siegel, Linda S. // Journal of Learning Disabilities;Jun/Jul92, Vol. 25 Issue 6
Explores evidence from the letters, prose, poetry and biography of poet William Butler Yeats to determine whether Yeats had some form of dyslexia. Characteristics of dyslexia; Difficulty of Yeats with learning to read; Significant difficulties with memory and school work; Possibility of...
- In the valley of the black pig coming to terms with W.B. Yeats. Stephens, Michael // Sewanee Review;Winter94, Vol. 102 Issue 1, p32
Discusses the literary style of William Butler Yeats' poems. Irish imagination; Snobbishness of Yeats; `The Valley of the Black Pig'; Integration of politics and literature; ``Michael Robartes'; Reliance on his masks; Multiple personae.
- Ireland's Poet. Cahill, Elizabeth Kirkland // Commonweal;08/13/99, Vol. 126 Issue 14, p20
Focuses on the exhibition `Such Friends: The Work of W.B. Yeats,' on view from August through September 11, 1999 in New York City, New York. Highlight on William Butler Yeats, the poet; Features of the exhibition; Yeats' family and early influences; Development of Yeats' poetry; Yeats' death.
- BETWEEN CIRCLE AND STRAIGHT LINE: A PRAGMATIC VIEW OF W.B. YEATS AND THE OCCULT. Thornton, Weldon // Studies in the Literary Imagination;Spring81, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p61
Analyzes the views of poet William Butler Yeats on the occult. Background on the involvement of Yeats in occult activities; Reasons behind criticisms against Yeats's occult interests; Discussion on the application of pragmatism in understanding Yeats's occult interests.
- YEATS'S IMAGE OF CULTURE. Melnick, Daniel // Studies in the Literary Imagination;Spring81, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p111
Explores the views of poet William Butler Yeats on cultural vitality. Factors that influenced the development of Yeats's image of culture; Information on his commitment to nationalism and the development of Irish literature; Details on Yeats's views on the relationship between personality and...
- W.B. YEATS AND THE "CHILDREN OF THE FIRE": SCIENCE, POETRY AND VISIONS OF THE NEW AGE. Spivey, Ted R. // Studies in the Literary Imagination;Spring81, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p123
Discusses the views of poet William Butler Yeats on modernity and occultism. Views of Yeats's on the task of the modern man; Information on his interest in occultism and mysticism; Details on the correlation between parapsychology and science.
- Yeats and the politics of literature. Bell, Vereen M. // Sewanee Review;Spring90, Vol. 98 Issue 2, p260
Discusses the literature of William Butler Yeats. Contrived illusion of completeness; Focus on biographies about Yeats; `New Biography,' by Norman Jeffares; `The Book of Yeats's Poems,' by Hazard Adams; `A Terrible Beauty: The Easter Rebellion and Yeats's `Great Tapestry',' by Carmel Jordan;...
- `Adam's Curse': Labor, truth and beauty in Yeats's autobiographical poems. // Journal of Modern Literature;Summer90, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p182
Discusses W.B. Yeats's `Adam's Curse,' a poem born out of an incident of Yeats's biography, independent of biographical facts. It explores the theme of beauty, the theme of love, the suffering and labor of the birth of true beauty, and the sorrow of love.