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  • Print publication year: 2013
  • Online publication date: January 2013

8 - Feminist Poetries

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The Cambridge Companion to American Poetry since 1945
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Further Reading

DuPlessis, Rachel Blau. The Pink Guitar: Writing as Feminist Practice. New York and London: Routledge, 1990.
Fraser, Kathleen. Translating the Unspeakable: Essays by Katheleen Fraser. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2000.
Frost, Elisabeth. The Feminist Avant-Garde in American Poetry. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2003.
Hinton, Laura and Cynthia Hogue, eds. We Who Love to Be Astonished: Experimental Women’s Writing and Performance Poetics. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2001.
Howe, Susan. My Emily Dickinson. New York: New Directions, 2007.
Keller, Lynn. Forms of Expansion: Recent Long Poems by Women. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997.
Kinnahan, Linda A. Lyric Interventions: Feminism Experimental Poetry and Contemporary Discourse. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 2004.
Middlebrook, Diane and Marilyn Yalom, eds. Coming to Light: American Women Poets in the Twentieth Century. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1985.
Lorde, Audre. Sister Outsider Essays and Speeches. Berkeley, CA: Crossing Press, 2007.
Montefiore, Jan. Feminism and Poetry: Language, Experience, Identity in Women’s Writing. San Francisco: HarperCollins, 1994.
Moraga, Cherríe and Gloria Anzaldúa, eds. This Bridge Called My Back: Writing by Radical Women of Color. New York: Kitchen Table: Women of Color Press, 1983.
O’Reilly, Andrea, ed. From Motherhood to Mothering: The Legacy of Adrienne Rich’s Of Woman Born. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2004.
Ostriker, Alicia. Stealing the Language: The Emergence of Women’s Poetry in America. Boston: Beacon Press, 1986.
Rankine, Claudia and Juliana Spahr, eds. American Women Poets in the 21st Century: Where Lyric Meets Language. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press, 2002.
Retallack, Joan. The Poethical Wager. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003.
Rich, Adrienne. Blood Bread and Poetry: Selected Prose 1979–1985. New York: W. W. Norton, 1985.
Rukeyser, Muriel. A Muriel Rukeyser Reader. Ed. Jan Heller. New York: W. W. Norton, 1994.
Whitehead, Kim. The Feminist Poetry Movement. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi, 1996.