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The Resource Essential essays : culture, politics, and the art of poetry, Adrienne Rich ; edited and with an introduction by Sandra M. Gilbert

Essential essays : culture, politics, and the art of poetry, Adrienne Rich ; edited and with an introduction by Sandra M. Gilbert

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Essential essays : culture, politics, and the art of poetry
Title
Essential essays
Title remainder
culture, politics, and the art of poetry
Statement of responsibility
Adrienne Rich ; edited and with an introduction by Sandra M. Gilbert
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Language
eng
Summary
"A career-spanning selection of the lucid, courageous, and boldly political prose of National Book Award winner Adrienne Rich. Adrienne Rich was an award-winning poet, influential essayist, radical feminist, and a major intellectual voice of her generation. The Essential Essays gathers twenty- five of Rich's most renowned essays into one volume, demonstrating the lasting brilliance of her voice and her prophetic vision. Her thoughts on feminism, poetry, race, homosexuality, and identity are still powerful and relevant today. Discussing everything from her fearless poetic vision to her revolutionary views on social justice, Rich's essays unite the political, personal, and poetical"--
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1929-2012
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Rich, Adrienne
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • 814/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3535.I233
LC item number
A6 2018c
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gilbert, Sandra M.
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  • Rich, Adrienne
  • Feminism
  • Art and society
  • Social change in literature
  • Poetry
Label
Essential essays : culture, politics, and the art of poetry, Adrienne Rich ; edited and with an introduction by Sandra M. Gilbert
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Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-387) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The treasures that prevail / Sandra M. Gilbert -- On lies, secrets, and silence: selected prose 1966-1978. When we dead awaken: writing as revision ; Jane Eyre: temptations of a motherless woman ; Vesuvius at home: the power of Emily Dickinson -- Uncollected. Poetry and experience: statement at a poetry reading ; Caryatid: a column -- Of woman born: motherhood as experience and institution (1976). Foreword ; Anger and tenderness ; Motherhood and daughterhood -- Blood, bread, and poetry: selected prose 1979-1985. What does a woman need to know? -- Compulsory heterosexuality and lesbian experience ; Split at the root: an essay on Jewish identity ; The eye of the outsider: Elizabeth Bishop's complete poems, 1927-1979 ; Blood, bread, and poetry: the location of the poet -- What is found there: notebooks on poetry and politics (1993, 2003). Woman and bird ; Voices from the air ; The distance between language and violence ; Not how to write poetry, but wherefore ; "Rotted names" ; A poet's education ; Tourism and promised lands ; Six meditations in place of a lecture -- Arts of the possible (2001). Muriel Rukeyser: her vision ; Why I refused the National Medal for the Arts ; Arts of the possible -- A human eye (2009). Permeable membrane ; Poetry and the forgotten future
Control code
on1033573731
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 411 pages
Isbn
9780393652369
Lccn
2018013156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 99977776273
  • 99977933379
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393652369
  • (OCoLC)1033573731
Label
Essential essays : culture, politics, and the art of poetry, Adrienne Rich ; edited and with an introduction by Sandra M. Gilbert
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-387) 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
The treasures that prevail / Sandra M. Gilbert -- On lies, secrets, and silence: selected prose 1966-1978. When we dead awaken: writing as revision ; Jane Eyre: temptations of a motherless woman ; Vesuvius at home: the power of Emily Dickinson -- Uncollected. Poetry and experience: statement at a poetry reading ; Caryatid: a column -- Of woman born: motherhood as experience and institution (1976). Foreword ; Anger and tenderness ; Motherhood and daughterhood -- Blood, bread, and poetry: selected prose 1979-1985. What does a woman need to know? -- Compulsory heterosexuality and lesbian experience ; Split at the root: an essay on Jewish identity ; The eye of the outsider: Elizabeth Bishop's complete poems, 1927-1979 ; Blood, bread, and poetry: the location of the poet -- What is found there: notebooks on poetry and politics (1993, 2003). Woman and bird ; Voices from the air ; The distance between language and violence ; Not how to write poetry, but wherefore ; "Rotted names" ; A poet's education ; Tourism and promised lands ; Six meditations in place of a lecture -- Arts of the possible (2001). Muriel Rukeyser: her vision ; Why I refused the National Medal for the Arts ; Arts of the possible -- A human eye (2009). Permeable membrane ; Poetry and the forgotten future
Control code
on1033573731
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xx, 411 pages
Isbn
9780393652369
Lccn
2018013156
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
  • 99977776273
  • 99977933379
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393652369
  • (OCoLC)1033573731

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