By Jennifer Putzi,Alexandra Socarides

A heritage of Nineteenth-Century American Women's Poetry is the 1st publication to build a coherent historical past of the sector and concentration completely on women's poetry of the interval. With contributions from one of the most well known students of nineteenth-century American literature, it explores a wide selection of authors, texts, and methodological ways. equipped into 3 chronological sections, the essays study a number of genres of poetry, contemplate poems circulated in a number of manuscript and print venues, and suggest other ways of narrating literary heritage. From those essays, a wealthy tale emerges a couple of varied poetics that was immensely well known yet has considering been forgotten. This heritage confirms that the sphere has complicated a long way past the restoration of pick out person poets. it will likely be a useful source for college kids, academics, and critics of either the literature and the historical past of this era.

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