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Author Henneberg, Sylvia

Title The creative crone : aging and the poetry of May Sarton and Adrienne Rich / Sylvia Henneberg

Publ Info Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  PS151 .H46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 203 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: an odd couple: Adrienne Rich, May Sarton,and questions of aging -- Ageism in the work of May Sarton and Adrienne Rich -- Concepts of death in midlife -- Midlife anxieties and the quest for renewal -- Time's power in later life -- Resistance to resolution in Sarton's and Rich's late careers -- Conclusion: a symbiosis of counterstories
LC subject American poetry -- Women authors -- History and criticism
American poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Aging in literature
Feminism in literature
Rich, Adrienne, 1929-2012 -- Criticism and interpretation
Sarton, May, 1912-1995 -- Criticism and interpretation
ISBN 9780826218612 (alk. paper)
082621861X (alk. paper)