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Rowing in Eden : rereading Emily Dickinson

Author: Martha Nell Smith
Publisher: Austin : Univ. of Texas Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : 1. ed

This book uncovers the process by which the conventional portrait of Emily Dickinson was drawn and offers readers a chance to go back to original letters and poems and look at the poet and her work  Read more...


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Named Person: Emily Dickinson; Emily Dickinson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martha Nell Smith
ISBN: 029272084X 9780292720848 0292776667 9780292776661
OCLC Number: 231474492
Description: XII, 286 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Abbreviations of Frequently Cited SourcesAcknowledgmentsIntroduction1. To Fill a Gap: Erasures, Disguises, Definitions2. Rowing in Eden: Reading Dickinson Reading3. All Men Say "What" to Me: Sexual Identity and Problems of Literary Creativity4. With the Exception of Shakespeare: Reconstructing Dickinson's Relationship with Susan Huntington Gilbert Dickinson5. To Be Susan Is Imagination: Dickinson's Poetry Workshop6. Fame is a Fickle Food: "Sister Sue" as Producer of PoemsNotesBibliographyIndex
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"... original and provocative ... Martha Nell Smith convincingly answers those who continue to ask why Dickinson did not publish more while she was alive. The author also offers a revisionist Read more...

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