Download PDF by Linda A. Kinnahan: A History of Twentieth-Century American Women's Poetry

By Linda A. Kinnahan

A background of Twentieth-Century American Women's Poetry explores the family tree of contemporary American verse by means of ladies from the early 20th century to the millennium. starting with an intensive advent that charts very important theoretical contributions to the sphere, this heritage comprises wide-ranging essays that remove darkness from the legacy of yankee girls poets. prepared thematically, those essays survey the multilayered verse of such diversified poets as Edna St Vincent Millay, Marianne Moore, Anne Sexton, Adrienne wealthy, and Audre Lorde. Written by way of a number of major students, this heritage additionally devotes detailed awareness to the lasting importance of feminist literary feedback. This ebook is of pivotal value to the advance of women's poetry in the USA and may function a useful reference for experts and scholars alike.

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