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Title Readings on Emily Dickinson / Tamara Johnson, book editor.

Publication Info. San Diego, CA : Greenhaven Press, [1997]


Location Call No. Status
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  811.4 DICKINSON REA    Check Shelf
Description 154 pages ; 23 cm.
Series Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors
Greenhaven Press literary companion to American authors.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 145-146) and index.
Contents Emily Dickinson : a biography -- Emily Dickinson : the woman and the poet: Dickinson constructed her own elusive image / by Joyce Carol Oates. A difficult poet to know / by Helen McNeil. Dickinson's need for seclusion / by Adrienne Rich. Dickinson was misunderstood by those closest to her / by Amy Lowell. Why Emily Dickinson wore white / by Kathryn Whitford. Dickinson found significance in minor events / by Ella Gilbert Ives. Emily Dickinson's Puritan heritage / by John Robinson. Emily Dickinson ranks among world's greatest poets / by Allen Tate -- Poetic analysis: Two explications / by Nancy Lenz Harvey and Thomas H. Johnson. Diverging vciewpoints on a classic poem / by Gerhard Friedrich, John Ciardi, and Caroline Hogue. An explication of "The first day's night had come" / by Constance Rooke. Editorial decisions affect Dickinson collections / by Marta L. Werner -- Dickinson's poetic themes: Dickinson's poems lack essential elements / by R.P. Blackmur. Emily Dickinson's vision of "circumference" / by Jane Langton. Dickinson acquired a unique understanding of faith / by Richard Wilbur. Emily Dickinson's feminist humor / by Suzanne Juhasz, Christanne Miller, and Martha Nell Smith. Naming as a strategy in Dickinson's poems / by Sharon Cameron. Dickinson's tone of voice lends credibility to difficult subjects / by Archibald MacLeish. Play as a theme in Dickinson's poems / by Anand Rao Thota. Dickinson's style broke with convention / by Cheryl Walker.
Summary Critical essays explore the life and poetic themes of American poet Emily Dickinson.
Subject Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. (OCoLC)fst00035276
Women and literature. (OCoLC)fst01177093
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Aufsatzsammlung (DE-588)4143413-4
Dickinson, Emily.
Chronological Term 1800-1899
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Johnson, Tamara.
Added Title Emily Dickinson
ISBN 1565106342 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9781565106345 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
1565106350 (lib. ; alk. paper)
9781565106352 (lib. ; alk. paper)
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