BeschreibungMuriel Rukeyser earned an international reputation as a powerful voice against enforced silences of all kind, against the violence of war, poverty, and racism.
In addition to the complete texts of her twelve previously published books, this volume also features new poems discovered by the editors; Rukeyser's translations, including the first English translations of Octavio Paz's work; early work by Rukeyser not previously published in book form; and the controversial book-length poem ‘ Wake Island.’
PortraitJANET E. KAUFMAN is assistant professor of English at the University of Utah. ANNE F. HERZOG is associate professor of English at West Chester University. They are coeditors of "How Shall We Tell Each Other of the Poet?": The Life and Writing of Muriel Rukeyser. JAN HELLER LEVI'S Once I Gazed at You in Wonder won the 1998 Walt Whitman Award. She is working on a biography of Muriel Rukeyser.
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF PITTSBURGH PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Mai 2006
Seitenanzahl: 670 Seiten