The Fifth Province: The Poetry of Tom Paulin 1977-1987

The Fifth Province: The Poetry of Tom Paulin 1977-1987
September 1988

M.Phil Dissertation

The University of Stirling 1988

A critical analysis of Tom Paulin's poetry in his collections: A State of Justice (1977); Personal Column (1978); The Strange Museum (1980); The Book of Juniper (1981); Liberty Tree (1983) and Fivemiletown (1987)

The dissertaion is divided into four main sections dealing with, respectively: 1) Identity; 2) Eastern Europe; 3) Relationships and 4) Language