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The Resource Forms of expansion : recent long poems by women, Lynn Keller

Forms of expansion : recent long poems by women, Lynn Keller

Label
Forms of expansion : recent long poems by women
Title
Forms of expansion
Title remainder
recent long poems by women
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Keller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keller, Lynn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American poetry
  • Women and literature
  • American poetry
  • Epic poetry, American
Label
Forms of expansion : recent long poems by women, Lynn Keller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-351) and index
Contents
Introduction: pushing the limits of genre and gender: women's long poems as forms of expansion -- "To remember/our dis-membered parts": Sharon Doubiago and the compelementary woman's epic -- "Helen, your strength/is in your memory": Judy Grahn's Lesbian warriors and gynocentric tales of the tribe -- Sequences testifying for "Nobodies": Rita Dove's Thomas and Beulah and Brenda Marie Osbey's Desperate circumstance, dangerous woman -- Measured feet "in Gender-bender shoes": Marilyn Hacker's Love, death, and the changing of the seasons -- "The silences are equal to the sounds": documentary history and Susan Howe's "The Liberties" -- Grand collage "Out of bounds": feminist serial poems by Beverly Dahlen and Rachel Blau DuPlessis -- Conclusion: this genre, which is not one: a short wrap-up on long poems by women
Control code
ocm36084801
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 373 p.
Isbn
9780226429700
Lccn
96052786
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Forms of expansion : recent long poems by women, Lynn Keller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-351) and index
Contents
Introduction: pushing the limits of genre and gender: women's long poems as forms of expansion -- "To remember/our dis-membered parts": Sharon Doubiago and the compelementary woman's epic -- "Helen, your strength/is in your memory": Judy Grahn's Lesbian warriors and gynocentric tales of the tribe -- Sequences testifying for "Nobodies": Rita Dove's Thomas and Beulah and Brenda Marie Osbey's Desperate circumstance, dangerous woman -- Measured feet "in Gender-bender shoes": Marilyn Hacker's Love, death, and the changing of the seasons -- "The silences are equal to the sounds": documentary history and Susan Howe's "The Liberties" -- Grand collage "Out of bounds": feminist serial poems by Beverly Dahlen and Rachel Blau DuPlessis -- Conclusion: this genre, which is not one: a short wrap-up on long poems by women
Control code
ocm36084801
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 373 p.
Isbn
9780226429700
Lccn
96052786
Other physical details
ill.

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