By Rosemary M. Canfield Reisman
Feminist Poets is a single-volume reference that comprises chosen essays from serious Survey of Poetry, Fourth variation. each article during this set was once rigorously chosen via our editors to supply the easiest details on hand in regards to the subject coated. The essays in Feminist Poets talk about such influential poets as Margaret Atwood, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Alice Fulton, Edna St. Vincent Millay, and Getrude Stein.
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Feminist Poets is a single-volume reference that comprises chosen essays from serious Survey of Poetry, Fourth version. each article during this set used to be rigorously chosen by means of our editors to supply the easiest info on hand in regards to the subject coated. The essays in Feminist Poets talk about such influential poets as Margaret Atwood, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Alice Fulton, Edna St.
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In the end, the persona steps in, and the door closes behind her, suggesting her death. The earlier poems in The Door often range between memories of childhood and concerns of the present. For example, the opening poem of the first section, “Gasoline,” seems to grow out of a sensory experience, allowing entry to the poet’s childhood. Among the poet’s more recent concerns are the advanced age of her parents, whose deaths will also move her toward the precipice. “My mother dwindles . ” strikes a chord in all who have dealt with a parent’s failing body and mind.
He needs a “virgin mirror,” a fresh way of seeing, but all he finds are spoiled. ” The image of rivers and seas drawing, sucking the land persists in Bishop’s poetry.
Scarecrow, 2007. Atwood’s writings from 1988 to 2005 are covered in this resource, which includes listings of citations, reviews, quotations, and interviews. Also contains a guide to Atwood resources on the Internet and a chronology of her publishing career. Howells, Coral Ann. Margaret Atwood. 2d ed. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006. In this lively critical and biographical study, Howells elucidates issues that have energized all of Atwood’s work: feminist issues, literary genres, and her own identity as a Canadian, a woman, and a writer.
Feminist Poets (Critical Survey of Poetry) by Rosemary M. Canfield Reisman