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Boland, Eavan

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Works: 243 works in 588 publications in 5 languages and 18,035 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  History  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Compiler, Honoree, Author of introduction, Speaker
Classifications: PR6052.O35, 821.008
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The making of a poem : a Norton anthology of poetic forms by Mark (Edt)/ Boland, Eavan (Edt) Strand( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,933 libraries worldwide
Contains information on and examples of the villanelle, the sestina, the pantoum, the sonnet, the ballad, blank verse, the heroic couplet, and the stanza, the elegy, the pastoral, the ode, and open forms, as well as a chapter on meter
W.B. Yeats and his world by Micheál Mac Liammóir( Book )
27 editions published between 1971 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,372 libraries worldwide
An illustrated biography of the Irish poet, dramatist, and essayist generally considered to be the most important poet in English of his time
The lost land : poems by Eavan Boland( Book )
12 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 858 libraries worldwide
Here the internationally acclaimed Irish poet powerfully and movingly continues to merge private and mythic history to interrogate our definitions of the historical, the political and the national
In a time of violence by Eavan Boland( Book )
14 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems exploring "the unspoken." To paraphrase The Parcel: "There are dying arts and one of them is the way my mother used to make up a parcel. Paper first, mid-brown and coarse, then the scissors, not a glittering let-up, but a dour pair. Ball of twine, flame, sealing wax, melted and spread into a brittle terracotta medal. Names and places, crayon and fountain pen, town underlined once, country twice. It's ready for the post."
New collected poems by Eavan Boland( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
Presents the collected poems of Irish poet Eavan Boland, featuring nine volumes published between 1967 and 2001, including two poems from the 1962 chapbook "23 Poems," and a section from an unpublished verse play
The making of a sonnet : a Norton anthology ( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 603 libraries worldwide
Traces the development of the sonnet through more than five centuries, evaluating its rise and fall throughout history as well as the numerous ways in which esteemed poets interpreted the sonnet form
Outside history : selected poems, 1980-1990 by Eavan Boland( Book )
6 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
An origin like water : collected poems, 1967-1987 by Eavan Boland( Book )
9 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 574 libraries worldwide
Here, from one of our major poets, is the collected early work that has been long unavailable in this country. Included in this volume is the work from Eaven Boland's five early volumes of poetry: New Territory, The War Horse, In Her Own Image, Night Feed, and The Journey. With the publication of this volume, all of Boland's poetry will now be available
Domestic violence : poems by Eavan Boland( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 532 libraries worldwide
"The poems in Domestic violence are about the charged spaces in which people live, about interiors where seductions, quarrels, memories, and griefs occur, and about the mysteries that lie within poetry itself."
Against love poetry by Eavan Boland( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 513 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems about marriage by Eavan Boland
After every war : twentieth-century women poets by Eavan Boland( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
"They are nine women with much in common - all German speaking, all poets, all personal witnesses to the horror and devastation that was World War II. Yet, in this collection, each provides a singularly personal glimpse into the effects of war on language, place, poetry, and womanhood."--BOOK JACKET
Committed to memory : 100 best poems to memorize by John Hollander( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 465 libraries worldwide
One hundred poems chosen specifically for memorization, a vanishing art. For the most part they are classics in rhyming accentual-syllabic verse. Among them: Kipling's If, Coleridge's Kubla Khan, Fitzgerald's translation of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam and Emma Lazarus' The New Colossus, immortalized on the Statue of Liberty
Eavan Boland ( visu )
3 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
"Eavan Boland is a major Irish poet, and in her nine books of poetry she explores the relationship between gender, art, and national identity--'the meeting place between womanhood and history.' Eavan Boland read from In a time of violence and Outside history on November 16, 1994, in Los Angeles. She discussed her work with Los Angeles poet Eloise Klein Healy whose books include Artemis in Echo Park and Ordinary wisdom"--Container
Selected poems by Charlotte Mary Mew( file )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
In her tragically short life, Charlotte Mew produced poetry that was intense, emotional, original, and praised by her contemporaries Dylan Thomas, Ezra Pound, Thomas Hardy, and Virginia Woolf. Gathered together by Ireland's most distinguished modern female poet, this collection includes a diverse range of her work, dealing with pain, love, and feminist themes
Irish writers on writing ( Book )
8 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 323 libraries worldwide
"Drawing on sources such as the land, the Church, the past, changing politics, and literary styles, Irish writers ranging from W.B. Yeats, James Joyce, and Augusta Gregory to Roddy Doyle, Kate O'Brien, Colm Toibin, John Banville, and Seamus Heaney explore what it means to be a writer in Ireland"--Provided by publisher
The journey and other poems by Eavan Boland( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
Collected poems by Denise Levertov( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Collected poems by Eavan Boland( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 278 libraries worldwide
Adrienne Rich ( visu )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
The reading and conversation took place on May 14, 1992, in Los Angeles and on February 3, 1998
Outside history by Eavan Boland( Book )
11 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 180 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
בולנד אוואן 1944-
Languages
English (242)
German (1)
Slovenian (1)
Irish (1)
Spanish (1)
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