Earle Birney Essays
The Critique of Modernity in “Anglosaxon Street” and Obasan
Earle Birney: Poems
Earle Birney’s poem “Anglosaxon Street” and Joy Kogawa’s novel Obasan both present a powerful critique of modern life, though the former is delivered through sarcastic humor while the latter is portrayed through poignant emotions. Modernity in “...