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Given Eliot's intense interest in Dryden, it only makes sense.
I wonder if religion played a role here.

Peter

Will Gray wrote:

>Completely agreed here, Jim.
>I gave a paper at the TS Eliot society a couple years
>ago that talked a little about Eliot's relationship to
>Pope. When doing research for the paper, I realized
>the dearth of scholarship on that century and Eliot. A
>great need, indeed.
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>Best wishes,
>Will
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>--- "Loucks, James" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
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>>I  think more needs to be done with TDE's links with
>>Augustan figures such as Swift and Pope (whose
>>couplets were "pastiched" in the TWL Ms.).  --  Jim
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>>James Loucks, Ph.D.
>>Ohio State University-Newark
>>1179 University Dr.
>>Newark, OH 43055-1797
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>>From: T. S. Eliot Discussion forum. on behalf of Ken
>>Armstrong
>>Sent: Sun 11-Sep-05 6:11 PM
>>To: [log in to unmask]
>>Subject: Craig Raine (was Re: Echoes of Eliot)
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>>Jim,
>>
>>Thanks for this reference to Raine. I took my Sunday
>>"free time" and went
>>directly to the library to scope out his _In Defence
>>of T S Eliot_.  Who
>>could resist that title, at least on this list? I'm
>>not sure in what way he
>>is arch in his defence of TSE -- it all seemed
>>rather measured and calm
>>(and witty--hope that doesn't mean he's a neocon!  :
>>) --  but he does have
>>the merits of being logical and factual to a fault. 
>>Very enjoyable. And in
>>the often-thought-but-ne'er-so-well-expressed dept.,
>>he's read my mind and
>>better said it on C. Ricks.  His piece on Salinger
>>and _Catcher in the Rye_
>>shone real light, too. A pleasure to meet Mr. Raine.
>>
>>Cheers,
>>Ken A.
>>
>>At 12:11 PM 9/10/2005, you wrote:
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>>>Kate -- I think Kathleen Raine got into religious
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>>verse in her later years
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>>>(or am I thinking of another woman poet?). Do you
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>>know if she is related
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>>>to Craig Raine, an arch-defender of TSE?  --  Jim
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>>Loucks
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