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The Resource A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg

A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg

Label
A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov
Title
A poet's revolution
Title remainder
the life of Denise Levertov
Statement of responsibility
Donna Krolik Hollenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This first full-length biography of Anglo- American poet and activist Denise Levertov (1923-1997) brings to life one of the major voices of the second half of the twentieth century, when American poetry was a powerful influence worldwide. Drawing on exhaustive archival research and interviews with 75 friends of Levertov, as well as on Levertov's entire opus, Donna Krolik Hollenberg's authoritative biography captures the full complexity of Levertov as both woman and artist, and the dynamic world she inhabited. She charts Levertov's early life in England as the daughter of a Russian Hasidic fath
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hollenberg, Donna Krolik
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3562.E8876
LC item number
Z674 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Levertov, Denise
  • Levertov, Denise
  • Poets, American
  • Jewish Christians
  • Levertov, Denise
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • POETRY
  • POETRY
  • Jewish Christians
  • Poets, American
  • Political and social views
Label
A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Listening to distant guns (1923-1948). "The walls of the garden, the first light": beginnings (1923-1933); "When Anna screamed": Levertov's response to Nazi oppression (1933-1939); The double image: apprenticeship during World War Two (1939-1946); "Recoveries": abortion, adventure, and marriage (1947- 48) -- A common ground (1949-1966). "Dancing edgeways": coming of age as a poet in the new world (1949-1955); "The true artist": Levertov's engagement with tradition (1954-1960) -- "The poem ascends": taking a position (1960-1963) -- "To speak of sorrow": Levertov's emergence as a social poet (1963?1966) -- Life at war (1966-74). "Revolution or death": living in the movement (1966-1970); "The freeing of the dust": the revolution hits home (1970-1974) -- Sleepers awake (1975-1988). "A woman alone": beginning again (1975-1981); "Writing in the dark": social protest and liberation theology (1982-1988) -- Resettling (1989-1997). "Of shadow and flame": the re-cognition of identity (1989-1992); "Beauty growls in the fertile dark": facing death (1992-1997)
Control code
828736905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 515 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520272460
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt24f9db
  • 346b3cc6-1f78-4ad0-8851-8777eb7ba157
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828736905
Label
A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Listening to distant guns (1923-1948). "The walls of the garden, the first light": beginnings (1923-1933); "When Anna screamed": Levertov's response to Nazi oppression (1933-1939); The double image: apprenticeship during World War Two (1939-1946); "Recoveries": abortion, adventure, and marriage (1947- 48) -- A common ground (1949-1966). "Dancing edgeways": coming of age as a poet in the new world (1949-1955); "The true artist": Levertov's engagement with tradition (1954-1960) -- "The poem ascends": taking a position (1960-1963) -- "To speak of sorrow": Levertov's emergence as a social poet (1963?1966) -- Life at war (1966-74). "Revolution or death": living in the movement (1966-1970); "The freeing of the dust": the revolution hits home (1970-1974) -- Sleepers awake (1975-1988). "A woman alone": beginning again (1975-1981); "Writing in the dark": social protest and liberation theology (1982-1988) -- Resettling (1989-1997). "Of shadow and flame": the re-cognition of identity (1989-1992); "Beauty growls in the fertile dark": facing death (1992-1997)
Control code
828736905
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 515 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520272460
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt24f9db
  • 346b3cc6-1f78-4ad0-8851-8777eb7ba157
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)828736905

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