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Arwin van Arum wrote:

> ...French poets invented modernism (with a slight bit of help from
> Poe, admittedly)


Raphael Ingelbien wrote:

> And some help from arch-Victorian Tennyson, too... Tricky, all that.


Marcia Karp wrote:

>     Would you say more, please, about Tennyson.


Raphael Ingelbien wrote:

> Verlaine and Mallarme were keen readers of Tennyson's poetry.
> Mallarme regarded 'Maud' as a masterpiece.


I don't know much about this stuff, educate me please.
They may have liked Tennyson but how did Tennyson affect their poetry?

Regards,
   Rick Parker