F(rancis) R(eginald) Scott Critical Essays

Introduction

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

F(rancis) R(eginald) Scott 1899–

Canadian poet, editor, and nonfiction writer.

Although Desmond Pacey predicted in 1958 that Scott, an ardent socialist, "will be remembered … primarily for his social satire," Scott's poetry has deepened in later years; his evaluation of technology's impact on nature is thoughtfully conceived.

(See also Contemporary Authors, Vol. 101.)