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Author Henneberg, Sylvia.

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

Imprint Columbia : University of Missouri Press, c2010.

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 Moore Stacks  PS151 .H46 2010    Available  ---
Description xiii, 203 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography 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.
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)