T.S. Eliot Materialized: Literal Meaning and Embodied Truth

T.S. Eliot Materialized: Literal Meaning and Embodied Truth

G. Douglas Atkins


this day, approximately a hundred years after the booklet of 'The Love tune of J. Alfred Prufrock,' The Sacred wooden, and The Waste Land, T.S. Eliot nonetheless suffers from the conception of being tough to learn. during this vigorous and obtainable publication, G. Douglas Atkins strikes past the commonplace 'deep' readings and demanding situations the favourite concept of Eliot as bent on escaping this global for the non secular international. in keeping with the poet's personal comparative approaches, Atkins reads him actually and laterally, getting to his intra-textuality. through discovering which means in new areas, Eliot's dedication to the actual, tangible, sensory global seems beside the religious. those unique interpretations culminate within the beneficial, yet probably very unlikely, union of examining, writing, literature, and statement.

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