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Lake Poets

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(Literary & Literary Critical Movements) the English poets Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey, who lived in and drew inspiration from the Lake District at the beginning of the 19th century

Lake′ Po`ets
the poets Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey, identified with the Lake District.
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Noun1.lake poets - English poets at the beginning of the 19th century who lived in the Lake District and were inspired by it
school - a body of creative artists or writers or thinkers linked by a similar style or by similar teachers; "the Venetian school of painting"
art movement, artistic movement - a group of artists who agree on general principles
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor Coleridge - English romantic poet (1772-1834)
Robert Southey, Southey - English poet and friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge (1774-1843)
William Wordsworth, Wordsworth - a romantic English poet whose work was inspired by the Lake District where he spent most of his life (1770-1850)
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Martin Longstaff, aka The Lake Poets, will also take the stage in Sage One (that's the big concert hall) along with Baltic Crossing, described as a Northumbrian/Scandinavian fusion group.
Launderette Sessions: The Lake Poets Gala Theatre Tomorrow at 8pm sees the Durham theatre welcome Martin Longstaff - otherwise known as The Lake Poets - as part of the boutique music festival it's hosting with the city's Old Cinema Launderette.
Indie pop heroes Frankie and the Heartstrings headline and watch out for the likes of The Lake Poets and Yorkshire band Glass Caves too.
An academic study of Gothic literature that focuses exclusively on William Wordsworth and his fellow Lake Poets reveals as much about the ascendancy of Gothic studies as it does about Wordsworth s poetic project.
With its strong (but not exclusive) focus on the poetry anal prose of the Lake Poets, Baker's dense but readable study brilliantly reconstructs the central roles of maritime and nautical cultures in Romanticera British literature.
Admirador de Recollections of the Lakes and the Lake Poets, del gran Thomas de Quincey, no se de donde diablos saque la idea de que los Lagos estaban en Escocia.
Brian Goldberg, The Lake Poets and Professional Identity, Cambridge University Press, 2007, pp.
The text is divided into two roughly equal sections with the first devoted to analysis (childhood and the growth of the mind, imagination, old age, social issues and nature and the supernatural) and the second, to the 'context and the critics' (the poets' politics, reading and writing in eighteenth-century England, the poet as critic and theorist, Dorothy Wordsworth and the Lake Poets and critical responses to the poem).
Among his other autobiographical writings, the so-called Lake Reminiscences (first printed in Tait's Magazine, 1834-40), which deeply offended Wordsworth and the other Lake poets, remains of great interest, although it is highly subjective, not without malice, and unreliable in matters of detail.
Born in Massachusetts, Brooks was extravagantly praised by the English Lake poets.
1774 - 1843) English romantic poet, one of the so - called Lake poets.
With Seasick Steve, Martha Reeves, Cattle & Cane, Lanterns and the Lake and The Lake Poets having already taken to the stage, Brian Wilson slowly took his seat front and centre of the Times Square venue and the opening chiming sounds of a laidback California Girls rang out.