Forging Connections: Women's Poetry from the Renaissance to Romanticism

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Huntington Library, 2002 - 162 pages
Essays by John Rogers, Helen Wilcox, Donna Landry, Margaret A. Doody, Susan J. Wolfson, John M. Anderson, and Stuart Curran on the way that women poets found their vocation.

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Contents

Womens Devotional Poetry in SeventeenthCentury England
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Women Poets as Naturalists in 1653 and 1807
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About the author (2002)

Anne K. Mellorís recent books include Mothers of the Nation: Womenís Political Writing in England, 1780Ė1830; and she has edited, with Maximillian E. Novak, Passionate Encounters in a Time of Sensibility.
Felicity Nussbaumís work on gender and eighteenth-century studies includes Torrid Zones: Maternity, Sexuality, and Empire in Eighteenth-Century English Narratives, and she has edited, with Helen Deutsch, Defects: Engendering the Nation.
Jonathan F. S. Postís most recent books are Green Thoughts, Green Shades: Essays by Contemporary Poets on the Early Modern Lyric and English Lyric Poetry: The Early Seventeenth Century.
The coeditors of Forging Connections: Womenís Poetry from the Renaissance to Romanticism are all professors of English at UCLA.

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