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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Expanding the boundaries of both genre and gender, contemporary American women are writing long poems in a variety of forms that repossess history, reconceive female subjectivity, and revitalize poetry itself. In the first book devoted to long poems by women, Lynn Keller explores this rich and evolving body of work
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keller, Lynn
Dewey number
811/.54099287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS151
LC item number
.K45 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • 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 (pages 341-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
36084801
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 373 pages
Isbn
9780226429700
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96052786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Forms of expansion : recent long poems by women, Lynn Keller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-351) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
36084801
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 373 pages
Isbn
9780226429700
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
96052786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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