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This seminar is intended as an introduction to First World War poetry. First time users are strongly advised to read the Seminar Introduction, which gives a brief overview of the genre as well an explanation for the poetry selected for this seminar. Also recommended is the Navigational Information section, which explains what the various icons and menus do in this seminar, as well as some of the other features available.
In order to provide a focus for this seminar, all of the 'featured' poems have been selected for their appropriateness to a given theme. The theme selected is that of injury and the physical, mental and other consequences of this.
|Women's WWI poetry|
|Trench poetry & songs|
NB:In most cases each poet or topic given above includes the following:
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