Thanks also to New Directions for permission to quote "Souvenir de Monsieur Poop" (excerpts), "Magna Est Veritas" (excerpt), "Thoughts about the Person from Porlock (excerpt), "The Parklands," and "Our Bog is Dood" by Stevie Smith
, from Collected Poems of Stevie Smith
, copyright [c] 1972 by Stevie Smith
All through the movie one keeps hearing, almost eerily lifted out of chronological order, an amalgam of well-timed excerpts from her three loquacious and revealing novels (Novel on Yellow Paper, Over the Frontier, and The Holiday), her eight ever-startling collections of poems (The Collected Poems of St Stevie Smith
), and a particularly incisive interview with her friend Kay Dick, Ivy and Stevie: Ivy ComptonBurnett and Stevie Smith
Civello in Patterns of Ambivalence: The Fiction and Poetry of Stevie Smith
, or by Laura Severin in Stevie Smith
's Resistant Antics, but that won't be the point of this review.
No doubt Barbera and McBrien woulddispute this assessment, but that is what Stevie Smith
left behind: a few great poems, flotsam on a sea of bad writing.
, often thought of as the eccentric old British match-up for spinster-poet Emily Dickinson, loved, unlike her forerunner, a good party.
The former Hibs skipper missed the first half of the season with reactive viral arthritis, but has gatecrashed his way into the side for stricken Stevie Smith
in the last seven games.
Goalkeeper Allan McGregor earned a run-out in place of Stefan Klos, while youngsters Chris Burke and Stevie Smith
came on as subs.
to extracts from the Kama Sutra, Ben Jonson, Stevie Smith
, Elizabeth Jennings, A E Hausman and many more.
The Millennium Poetry concert includes poetry readings, music and song from Shakespeare and leading 20th century writers such as Ted Hughes, Wilfred Owen, Stevie Smith
, W B Yeats, John Betjeman Philip Larkin, Sylvia Plath, Liz Lockhead and Derek Walcott.
Not Waving but Drowning," "Voices about the Princess Anemone," and "Bereavement are reprinted by permission of New Directions Publishing Corporation from Stevie Smith
, The Collected Poems of Stevie Smith
, copyright [C] 1972 by Stevie Smith
6 Killie skipper rarely got forward and was nowhere at back post for Logan's winner.
The last time the two sides met seven weeks ago Rangers lost the plot with Stevie Smith
sent off and Kenny Miller, Kris Boyd and Ian Black lucky not to see red too.