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The inexperienced outliers
Burlington County Times
... the establishment front-runners, they are safe but unexciting. Almost a century after he wrote it, we now have a political version of William Butler Yeats' poem "The Second Coming": "The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of ...

1923 Nobel Prize Literature Winner William Butler Yeats News

Easter Widows by Sinead McCooke, book review
The Independent
Muse of the poet William Butler Yeats, mistress of the French politician and journalist Lucien Millevoye and wife of the Irish nationalist John MacBride, Maud was so beautiful that men found her irresistible. A campaigner for Irish nationalism, she ...

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Galway Kinnell, Plain-Spoken Poet, Is Dead at 87
New York Times
His college roommate, the poet W. S. Merwin, introduced him to the work of William Butler Yeats, whose poems, along with those of Rainer Maria Rilke, exerted a lifelong influence. He also found a kindred soul in Fran├žois Villon and made well-received ...

1923 Nobel Prize Literature Winner William Butler Yeats News

Yeats' Work: Influence of Religion On Irish Poet's Writing
Newsmax.com
Yeats often used Christian themes in his poetry, but that was not the only religion that influenced his work. In the famous poem "The Second Coming," Yeats clearly references the Christian ideas of the second coming of Jesus Christ. The language of ...

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