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    Locating the 1950s: Bob Cobbing's poems and places

    Willey, Stephen (2015) Locating the 1950s: Bob Cobbing's poems and places. In: Cobbing, W. and Cooper, R. (eds.) Boooook: The Life and Work of Bob Cobbing. London, UK: Occasional Papers, pp. 12-17. ISBN 9780992903954.

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    Abstract

    As part of the first comprehensive overview of the life and work of the pioneering British concrete and sound poet Bob Cobbing (1920–2002) this chapter argues for the continued importance of his early poetry and organisational work in the 1950s. In doing so it give particular attention to his seminal poem 'Worm', a poem he visited many times over his career.

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    Item Type: Book Section
    Keyword(s) / Subject(s): Bob Cobbing, Hendon Arts Together, Worm, Organic Art, Herbert Read, Concrete Poetry
    School: Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Arts > English, Theatre and Creative Writing
    Depositing User: Stephen Willey
    Date Deposited: 13 Oct 2016 06:24
    Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016 06:24
    URI: http://eprints.bbk.ac.uk/id/eprint/16241

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