Adrienne Rich S Poetry And Prose

Author : Adrienne Rich
ISBN : 0393961478
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Presents an annotated selection of poems and prose writings by twentieth-century American author Adrienne Rich, and includes thirteen reviews and interpretations of her work.
Category: Literary Criticism

Adrienne Rich

Author : Cheri Colby Langdell
ISBN : 0313316058
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Although best known as a poet, Adrienne Rich is a versatile critic and a gifted writer of nonfiction and critical theory. One of America's most outspoken literary figures, her courage in speaking out against injustice in the United States and worldwide has earned her the kind of international political following few American poets enjoy. This book is a much-needed comprehensive study of her life and career. It covers the full progression of her poetry from the beginning through her most recent work. In doing so, it clarifies her entire poetic output and illuminates her concepts of nation, the female body, power, and women's sexuality.
Category: Literary Criticism

Selected Poems

Author : Hélène Aji
ISBN : 9781443845847
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Complete poems are bulky and too heavy to carry around. Collected poems pretend to be complete, but usually are not. Selected poems are altogether unpretentious and reader-friendly. But they can be problematic. Who decides what poems are important for inclusion in a volume of selected poems? When the selection occurs during the author’s lifetime, may one assume that the author was involved? What motivates the choice of one poem over another? How do readers’ preferences influence this choice? How do new readers and familiar readers of a poet negotiate the poems that are left out of the selection? The essays in this volume address these questions in a variety of ways, and also provide an overview of poetic writing from modernist poets to the present day, using selections from the 1940s until now. They offer new insight into the uses, both pedagogical and critical, of selection. Because Selected Poems usually address a large general public, these essays have also been written for all those who wish to know more about how these slimmer, more attractive volumes are produced.
Category: Literary Criticism

Jayne Cortez Adrienne Rich And The Feminist Superhero

Author : Laura Hinton
ISBN : 9781498528740
Genre : Literary Criticism
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This collection of essays on the topics of feminist voice, vision, and performance in political poetries by Jayne Cortez and Adrienne Rich includes visual art and commentary by the feminist sculptor Linda Stein. The book examines the rise of the American popular-culture female superhero—notably, Wonder Woman—exploring the textuality of female-poetic activism through this superhero theme.
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My Ntonia

Author : Willa Cather
ISBN : 9780393522938
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The Secret Agent

Author : Joseph Conrad
ISBN : 9780393522983
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Heart Of Darkness

Author : Joseph Conrad
ISBN : 9780393623437
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Reading Adrienne Rich

Author : Jane Roberta Cooper
ISBN : 0472063502
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Gathers reviews and essays which examine Rich's poetry and prose and looks at how critical opinion about her works has changed
Category: Literary Criticism

Great American Writers

Author : R. Baird Shuman
ISBN : 0761472401
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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Category: Juvenile Nonfiction