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Lake Poets

pl n
(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
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Lake′ Po`ets


n.pl.
the poets Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey, identified with the Lake District.
[1810–20]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Music is to include The Lake Poets, She Drew the Gun, Charlotte Grayson, A Festival, A Parade and many more, while comedy will come from the likes of Sam Avery - The Learner Parent, Gavin Webster and Rob Mulholland, among others.
Martin Longstaff, better known as the front man of the Lake Poets, graduated from the university with a PGCE in Primary Education in 2012 - but did not pick up his certificate then as he was on tour with Tom Jones.
A popular holiday destination, it is famous for its lakes, forests and mountains and its associations with William Wordsworth and other Lake Poets and also with Beatrix Potter and John Ruskin.
Eachepisode beginswith opening sequence which features the song Shipyards by local singer-songwriter Marty Longstaff who performs under the stage name The Lake Poets.
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.
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.
Brian Goldberg, The Lake Poets and Professional Identity, Cambridge University Press, 2007, pp.
One of the so-called "Lake Poets", Robert Southey (1774-1843) has often been neglected in comparison with his friends William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge.
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.