Modernism in the Poetry of T.S. Eliot and Christopher Okigbo

Christopher Okigbo’s poetry has often been compared to that of T. S. Eliot, partly because Okigbo uses Eliot’s signature linguistic devices such as exploiting metaphor to create a densely symbolic dimension to his poetry. In addition, he also appears at times to be consciously invoking comparisons with Eliot through such means as similarity of titles, … Read moreModernism in the Poetry of T.S. Eliot and Christopher Okigbo