Keith Sagar: Ted Hughes and Nature: 'Terror and Exultation'

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Edward Hadley: The Elegies of Ted Hughes. Palgrave Macmillan, 2010

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The following pages collect information on criticism of Ted Hughes's work, including critical publications, online essays and information on conferences.

As with the other sections, web site building is still ongoing, so please bear with me.

Below you will find a chronological list of critical publications (newest publications first). For separate listings with essays and book publications only, please use the menu on the left.

"Ted Hughes and Myths for Kiddies"

Author: Moulin, Joanny

Published in Can Poetry Make Anything Happen? La poésie dans l'enseignement de l'anglais, Eds. Helen Goethals & Adolphe HABERER, Lyon: Presses Universitaires de ...

"Nachwort: Wie Dichtung entsteht."

Author: Kazzer, Claas

Published in Ted Hughes: Wie Dichtung Entsteht Essays. Insel/Suhrkamp, 2001 [more]

Crow Steered / Bergs Appeared: Additional Notes and Minor Corrections.

Author: Myers, Lucas

Published on www.earth-moon.org, 2001 [more]

Crow Steered / Bergs Appeared. A Memoir of Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath

Author: Myers, Lucas

Published by Proctor's Hall Press, 2001 [more]

Ariel's Gift: Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath, and the Story of Birthday Letters

Author: Wagner, Erica

Published by W. W. Norton & Company, 2000  [more]

The Laughter of Foxes. A Study of Ted Hughes

Author: Sagar, Keith

Published by Liverpool University Press, 2000
2nd revised edition 2007 [more]

"Poetry and Magic 2: Howls & Whispers"

Author: Skea, Ann

On-line book published on ann.skea.com since 2000

"Hughes with Shakespeare, or the Night of the Tragic Equation"

Author: Moulin, Joanny

Published in La nuit chez Shakespeare & ses contemporains: l'invisible présence, Ed. Simone Kadi, Presses Universitaires de Valenceinnes, 2000, 295-303

"Das Gedächtnis"

Author: Kaußen, Wolfgang

Published in Insel Almanach auf das Jahr 2000. Gedanken zum 20. Jahrhundert. Insel Verlag, 1999 [more]

"Poetry and Magic 3: Capriccio"

Author: Skea, Ann

On-line book published on ann.skea.com since 2000

"Poetry and Magic 1: Birthday Letters"

Author: Skea, Ann

On-line book published on ann.skea.com since 2000

"Alcestis"

Author: Sagar, Keith

Published on www.earth-moon.org, 2000;
Introductory Talk on Alcestis for the Performance at the Lowry in Salford, by Northern Broadsides.  [more]

"Mapping the Misreadings: Ted Hughes, Seamus Heaney, and Nationhood."

Author: Ingelbien, Raphaël

Published in Contemporary Literature, 40.4 (Winter 1999): 627-58

Lire Ted Hughes: New Selected Poems 1957-1994

Author: Moulin, Joanny (ed.)

Published by Editions du Temps, 1999 [more]

The Epic Poise: A Celebration of Ted Hughes

Author: Gammage, Nick (ed.)

Published by Faber & Faber, 1999  [more]

Ted Hughes: New Selected Poems 1957-1994

Author: Moulin, Joanny

Published by Didier-Érudition, 1999  [more]

Ted Hughes: La Langue Remuneree

Author: Moulin, Joanny

Published by L'Harmattan Édition-Diffusion, 1999  [more]

"'The Nature of The Goddess': Ted Hughes and Robert Graves"

Author: Gammage, Nick

Published in Patrick Quinn (ed): New Perspectives on Robert Graves. Susquehanna University Press, 1999 [more]

"Difficulties of a Bridegroom"

Author: Kazzer, Claas

Published in Bertrand Rougé (ed.): Q/W/E/R/T/Y 9, Publications de l'Universite de Pau, 1999 [more]

"Hughes, the Laureateship and National Identity"

Author: Roberts, Neil

Published in Bertrand Rougé (Ed): Q/W/E/R/T/Y 9.1999 [more]

"What Happens in the Heart"

Author: Wright, Carolyne

Published in The Poetry Review, Vol 89, No 3, 1999

"The Fate of Ted Hughes's Papers"

Author: Gifford, Terry

Published in Thumbscrew 14, autumn 1999 (www.bristol.ac.uk/thumbscrew/thum_rev.html)

"Memories, Reflections, Gratitudes – A Celebration of Ted Hughes"

Author: Davids, Roy

Published in Gammage, Nick (ed.): The Epic Poise, and online at www.roydavids.com, 1998

"Sheep in Fog – An Appreciation of Ted's Hughes's Essay 'Sylvia Plath: The Evolution of "Sheep in Fog"'"

Author: Davids, Roy

Published in Gammage, Nick (ed.): The Epic Poise, and online at www.roydavids.com, 1999

"Fishing, Writing and Ted"

Author: Swift, Graham

Published in Granta, No. 65, Spring 1999

"Ted Hughes and Schopenhauer"

Author: Eddins, Dwight

Published in 20th Century Literature, 45:1, Spring 1999, pp. 94–109

"The Nationalisation of Ted Hughes"

Author: Clanchy, Kate

Published in Thumbscrew 14, autumn 1999 (www.bristol.ac.uk/thumbscrew/thum_rev.html)

"Cosmologie discrète dans les New Selected Poems 1957-1994 de Ted Hughes"

Author: Moulin, Joanny

Published in Études Anglaises, 52: 4 (octobre-décembre 1999), 435-447

"Ted Hughes: A Personal Appreciation"

Author: Sweeney, Matthew

Published in The Poetry Book Society Bulletin, No 180, Spring 1999

"Ted Hughes: mort d'un chaman"

Author: Moulin, Joanny

Published in Études anglaises 52-1 (1999): 69-73

(Endpapers) on Ted Hughes

Author: Paul, Lissa; Hunt, Peter

Published in Signal Approaches to Children's Books, January 1999, p. 69

"The Thanksgiving and Memorial Service for Ted Hughes"

Author: Skea, Ann

Published online at ann.skea.com, 1999

"Inspired by Ted"

Author: Brownjohn, Sandy

Published in The Times Educational Supplement, Friday Magazine, June 11, 1999

"A wounded power rises from the depths"

Author: Heaney, Seamus

Published in The Irish Times: Jan. 27 1998

"'Owning the Facts of His Life': Ted Hughes's The Birthday Letters"

Author: Bere, Carol

Published in The Literary Review, Vol. 41, No. 4 (Summer 1998): pp. 556-561
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The Poetry of Ted Hughes. Language, Illusion & Beyond

Author: Bentley, Paul

Published by Longman, 1998 [more]

Ted Hughes: A Bibliography 1946–1995.

Author: Sagar, Keith; Tabor, Stephen

Published by Mansell, 1998 [more]

"Phantasie und innere Heilung: Ted Hughes' Bücher für Kinder und Erwachsene."

Author: Kazzer, Claas

Published in Inklings Jahrbuch, 1997 [more]

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