Please help me write a note on post world war 2 English poetry?

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If you want a really striking example of a post World War Two English poet - and one that is truly representative of the new realism/pessimism that developed - then you can't get much better than Ted Hughes. His fresh, beautiful and cold poems about the cruel truths in human life and Nature brought a breath of fresh air after the dry and dusty 'between the wars' years. His poems 'Crow' hark to ideas of suitably post-war topics, evoking thoughts of global disaster, apocalypse, the modernity of new mass cultures as well as the violence perpetrated by individuals. There are elements from literary tradition too - from Romantic poetry to the classics - the Bible mixes with timely world issues such as car accidents, pollution and nuclear war.

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