American Women Poets.
By: Bloom, Harold.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Bloom''s Modern Critical Views: Publisher: New York : Infobase Publishing, 2011Description: 1 online resource (243 p.).ISBN: 9781438138282.Subject(s): American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism | American poetry -- Women authors -- History and criticism | Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Women in literatureGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: American Women PoetsDDC classification: 811.009 | 811.0099287 LOC classification: PS151 .A44 2011Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; Editor's Note; Introduction; Gwendolyn Brooks: An Essential Sanity; "Never Having Had You, I Cannot Let You Go": Sharon Olds's Poems of a Father-Daughter Relationship; Rita Dove: Identity Markers; New Dreaming: Joy Harjo, Wendy Rose, Leslie Marmon Silko; Louise Glück's Nine Lives; And This Poem Recognizes That: Embracing Contrarieties in the Poetry of Nikki Giovanni; Maya Angelou on the Inaugural Stage; Black Names in White Space: Lucille Clifton's South; Anne Sexton, Sylvia Plath, and the Allure of Incest
Drifting in the Weeds of Heaven: Mary Oliver and the Poetics of the ImmeasurableAdrienne Rich's Anti-Confessional Poetics; Chronology; Contributors; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index
American poetry has been shaped and deeply influenced by the wealth of female voices that have contributed to its originality and vivacity through the years. From the colonial era''s Phillis Wheatley to the new voices of the 21st century, this volume surveys the ongoing contributions and critical legacy of the United States'' diverse women poets. This indispensible collection of critical essays highlights the prominent American women poets who have made an impact on the genre. American Women Poets includes an introduction from literary scholarly Harold Bloom, a chronology, a bibliography, and an index.
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