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The Defiant Muse French Feminist Poems from the Middle Ages to the Present (Crisis Intervention Series) by Domna Stanton

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Published by Feminist Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Poetry & poets,
  • Poetry texts & anthologies,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Women In Literature,
  • French,
  • Poetry,
  • Women authors,
  • Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Continental European,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Poetry / Anthologies (multiple authors),
  • Feminism,
  • French Poetry,
  • Translations into English

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8392194M
ISBN 100935312463
ISBN 109780935312461

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  donor credit + book club + vip tickets + art sponsor credit + book selections + tote + print quarterly journal + digital quarterly + reckless reader card. . The Defiant Muse: Hebrew Feminist Poems from Antiquity to the Present, offers just what the title declares. A collection of poems, from the early period of Hebrew to modern times that have some sort of female viewpoint. This is an anthology, so there is no consistent view of what "feminism" is, nor is there any attempt at a thematic focal point/5(2). Foreword by Alicia Suskin Ostriker Introduction by Shirley Kaufman, Galit Hasan-Rokem, and Tamar S. Hess. This groundbreaking volume of the bilingual The Defiant Muse series includes poems by over fifty poets, many never before available in English. From new interpretations of biblical and rabbinic literature to works by contemporary poets, this collection illuminates the . Each bilingual volume in The Defiant Muse series includes 60 to 80 poems by both well-known and rediscovered poets, selected on the basis of their individual merit and as illustrations of the evolution of feminist thought and feeling. Reflecting their own cultural milieus as well as enduring themes, the poets write of love and friendship, revolution and peace, religion, nature, isolation, Reviews: 2.

  Each bilingual volume in The Defiant Muse series includes 60 to 80 poems by both well-known and rediscovered poets, selected on the basis of their individual merit and as illustrations of the evolution of feminist thought and feeling. This groundbreaking volume of the bilingual series includes poems by over 50 poets, many never before available in : In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content. Shirley Kaufman, Galit Hasan-Rokem, and Tamar S. Hess, eds. The Defiant Muse: Hebrew Feminist Poems from Antiquity to the Present Foreword by Alicia Suskin Ostriker The Feminist Press at The City University of New York, New York, 1 reviewed by Hanita Brand At long last we are fortunate to receive not Author: Hanita Brand. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it by: 3. Each bilingual volume in The Defiant Muse series includes 60 to 80 poems by both well-known and rediscovered poets, selected on the basis of their individual merit and as illustrations of the evolution of feminist thought and feeling. Reflecting their own cultural milieus as well as enduring themes, the poets write of love and friendship, revolution and peace, religion, nature, isolation, 4/5(9).

The Defiant Muse: Dutch and Flemish Feminist Poems from the Middle Ages to the Present includes poetry by Hadewijch, undeniably the greatest Dutch poet of the 13th-century, whose poems about love are rooted in deep mystical experience; by the 16th-century poet Anna Bijns, the first woman in Dutch literary history to write about sexual desire.   The poets we have gathered into our collection, The Defiant Muse: Hebrew Feminist Poetry from Antiquity to the Present, have a powerful impact, more perhaps than they might have individually. Their integration into Hebrew literature, within a by now securely rooted feminist tradition, constitutes the fruition of a long and laborious process.   Each bilingual volume in The Defiant Muse series includes 60 to 80 poems by both well-known and rediscovered poets, selected on the basis of their individual merit and as illustrations of the evolution of feminist thought and ting their own Pages: Introduction by Angel Flores and Kate Flores Poems by well-known and rediscovered poets, such as Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (The Answer) and twentieth-century Argentinean poet Elana Jordan, reflect both their own cultural milieus as well as such enduring themes as love, friendship, revolution and peace, work, and family.