'The Anti-Poet'

Scope and Content

This file contains ms and ts drafts of Graves's lecture 'The Anti-Poet', the second of his 1961 Oxford addresses and later published under this title and as 'The Virgil Cult'. Drafts may have been prepared for publication. The lecture discusses the poetry of Virgil and criticises T.S. Eliot's admiration for it.

Note

Canelluñ Collection number: CC2410

This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.

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Reference: RG/N/Pr; Association: see also; Proof copy at RG/N/Pr;