100 Essential Modern Poems by Women

100 Essential Modern Poems by Women

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Baker & Taylor
This volume presents the masterpieces of fifty great women poets and traces the evolution of their art in the English language over the past one hundred and fifty years, with works by Emiily Dickinson, Audre Lorde, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Marianne Moore, Sylvia Plath, Marge Piercy, Lucille Clifton, Elizabeth Bishop, and other notables.

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A collection of modern poetry by women features poems by Emily Dickinson, Elizabeth Bishop, Sylvia Plath, and Margaret Atwood.

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Presents the masterpieces of fifty great women poets in the English language over the past 150 years. Like the widely praised 100 Essential Modern Poems, this accessible volume is filled with wisdom and insights to delight. Includes ideas about courage and endurance, life and death, faith and hope, and the continuing search for meaning, as well as the favorite subjects of love, marriage, family dynamics, and nature. Selected by Joseph Parisi, former longtime editor of Poetry magazine, with Kathleen Welton, the collection features such acclaimed poets as Emily Dickinson, Lucille Clifton, Maxine Kumin, Audre Lorde, Marianne Moore, Mary Oliver, Linda Pastan, Sylvia Plath, Kay Ryan, and May Swenson. Also includes many fine but forgotten poets and several contemporary poets who will surprise, stimulate, and amuse readers.

Publisher: Chicago : Ivan R. Dee, c2008
ISBN: 9781566637411
Branch Call Number: 821.9108 On21
Characteristics: xiii, 289 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Parisi, Joseph 1944-
Welton, Kathleen 1956-


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May 06, 2018

there is some confusion here. robert frost and ts eliot don't belong in a book of poetry by modern women.


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