Download e-book for iPad: A History of Twentieth-Century American Women's Poetry by Linda A. Kinnahan

By Linda A. Kinnahan

ISBN-10: 110713756X

ISBN-13: 9781107137561

A heritage of Twentieth-Century American Women's Poetry explores the family tree of contemporary American verse via ladies from the early 20th century to the millennium. starting with an in depth advent that charts very important theoretical contributions to the sphere, this background comprises wide-ranging essays that light up the legacy of yankee ladies poets. geared up thematically, those essays survey the multilayered verse of such varied poets as Edna St Vincent Millay, Marianne Moore, Anne Sexton, Adrienne wealthy, and Audre Lorde. Written by means of a bunch of top students, this historical past additionally devotes targeted cognizance to the lasting importance of feminist literary feedback. This ebook is of pivotal significance to the advance of women's poetry in the United States and may function a useful reference for experts and scholars alike.

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