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Women's Poetry and Popular Culture free pdf Bringing a fresh approach to the field, this study shows that poems by women do not always subvert the mainstream, the media, and the marketplace. With explorations of Hollywood films, household advertising, children's books, mass magazines, and tabloid journalism as well as the poetry of H.D., Stevie Smith, Gwendolyn Brooks, Sylvia Plath, Ai, and Carol Ann Duffy, Marsha Bryant assesses the counterintuitive innovations that these poets fashion through popular culture. Bridging feminist and cultural studies, this book analyzes the ways in which British and American women poets often operate as cultural insiders, consuming music, movies, and magazines through poems that do not always conform to appropriation or critique.

About Marsha Bryant

Marsha Bryant is Professor of English at the University of Florida, USA, where she is a three-time Teacher of the Year for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. She is the author of Auden and Documentary in the 1930s and the editor of Photo-Textualities: Reading Photographs and Literature. Bryant was the recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities and contributed to The Unraveling Archive: Essays on Sylvia Plath and Approaches to Teaching H.D.'s Poetry and Prose. Bryant is also an Associate Editor for Contemporary Women's Writing.

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Author : Marsha Bryant
Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
Data Published : 19 November 2013
ISBN : 1137386215
EAN : 9781137386212
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 252 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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