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Speaking of power : the poetry of Di Brandt

Author: Diana Brandt; Tanis MacDonald
Publisher: Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2006.
Series: Laurier poetry series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Speaking of Power: The Poetry of Di Brandt introduces the reader to the lyric power and political urgency of the poetry of Di Brandt, providing an overview of her poetry written during a prolific and revolutionary twenty-year period. Beginning with her early poetic inquiries into the dynamics of gender, religion, and the politics of language, Brandt examines the use and abuse of power as a cultural issue,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Brandt, Diana.
Speaking of power.
Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2009424760
(OCoLC)64670633
Named Person: Diana Brandt; Di Brandt
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Brandt; Tanis MacDonald
ISBN: 1423785576 9781423785576 9781554581580 1554581583
OCLC Number: 607661228
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 56 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Contents; Foreword; Biographical Note; Introduction; when i was five i thought heaven was located; but what do you think my father says this verse means if it's not; say to yourself each time lips vagina tongue; my mother found herself one late summer; missionary position (1); missionary position (5); mother why didn't you tell me this; you prepare a banquet in your mind; since we cannot meet on father ground; nonresistance, or love Mennonite style; prairie hymn; why she can't write the mother; let me tell you, dear reader; completely seduced; what de Englische.
Series Title: Laurier poetry series.
Responsibility: selected, with an introduction, by Tanis MacDonald ; and an afterword by Di Brandt.

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Provides an overview of Di Brandt's poetry written during a prolific period, portraying the lyric power and political urgency of her poetry.  Read more...

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