One hundred years of TS Eliot’s primal scream  

Cry for help? In happier times, TS Eliot described The Waste Land as "just a piece of rhythmical grumbling".

Is The Waste Land the greatest modern poem? TS Eliot’s poem about London after World War One is 100 years old this month. It has been read by millions across the world. 

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