By Linda A. Kinnahan

ISBN-10: 110713756X

ISBN-13: 9781107137561

A historical past 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 creation that charts very important theoretical contributions to the sphere, this background contains wide-ranging essays that light up the legacy of yank girls poets. equipped thematically, those essays survey the multilayered verse of such different poets as Edna St Vincent Millay, Marianne Moore, Anne Sexton, Adrienne wealthy, and Audre Lorde. Written via a number of prime students, this historical past additionally devotes designated awareness to the lasting importance of feminist literary feedback. This e-book is of pivotal significance to the advance of women's poetry in the United States and should function a useful reference for experts and scholars alike.

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