Recent Submissions

  • W.H. Auden's 'The Shield of Achilles' and its sources 

    Daalder, Joost (Australasian Universities Language and Literature Association, 1974-11)
    W.H. Auden's 'The Shield of Achilles', the title poem of the volume published by Faber and Faber in 1955, is coming to be regarded, and rightly so, as one of his finest and most significant creations after World War II. ...
  • W.H. Auden's "Another Time" 

    Daalder, Joost (Western Washington State College, 1972)
    The title-poem of Auden's volume 'Another Time' has received little critical attention. Here the author discusses Auden's understanding of time, and our place in it.
  • Yeats and Auden: Some Verbal Parallels 

    Daalder, Joost (Oxford University Press, 1973)
    As has been previously observed, Auden verbally resembles Yeats on more than one occasion, and Yeats sometimes resembles Auden. But, as far as Daalder is aware, several genuine or possible parallels are yet to be discussed. ...
  • Echoes of Auden. "Cities and Strangers" by Paterson. [review] 

    Daalder, Joost (Outrigger Publishers Ltd., 1977)
    Review of Alistair Paterson's book "Cities & Strangers" (Dunedin: Caveman Press, 1976).
  • Charles Brasch and the Betrayal of Romanticism 

    Daalder, Joost (Outrigger Publishers Ltd., 1978)
    An extension of the author's 1972 essay, '"Disputed Ground" in the Poetry of Charles Brasch'. In this paper, Professor Daalder explains the spiritualizing influence of Wordsworth and Shelley on Brasch's early poems.