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The Resource Eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry : inventing agency, inventing genre, Paula R. Backscheider

Eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry : inventing agency, inventing genre, Paula R. Backscheider

Label
Eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry : inventing agency, inventing genre
Title
Eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry
Title remainder
inventing agency, inventing genre
Statement of responsibility
Paula R. Backscheider
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This major original study offers a broad view of the writing and careers of eighteenth-century women poets, casting a new light on the ways in which poetry was read and enjoyed, on changing poetic tastes in British culture, and on the development of important poetic genres and traditions."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Backscheider, Paula R
Dewey number
821/.5099287
Index
index present
LC call number
PR555.W6
LC item number
B33 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English poetry
  • Women and literature
  • English poetry
  • Authorship
  • Invention (Rhetoric)
  • Literary form
Label
Eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry : inventing agency, inventing genre, Paula R. Backscheider
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [467]-498) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Changing Contexts -- Systems, Gender, and Persistent Issues -- Agency and the "Marked Marker" -- Anne Finch and What Women Wrote -- The Social and the Formal -- Anne Finch and Popular Poetry -- Poetry on Poetry -- The Spleen as Legacy -- Women and Poetry in the Public Eye -- Poetry as News and Critique -- The Woman Question -- Elizabeth Singer Rowe -- Hymns, Narratives, and Innovations in Religious Poetry -- The Voice of Paraphrase -- The Hymn as Personal Lyric -- Religious Poetry as Subversive Narrative -- Devout Soliloquies -- Friendship Poems -- The Legacy of Katherine Philips -- Encouragement and the Counteruniverse -- Jane Brereton -- Adaptation and Ideology -- Retirement Poetry -- Beyond Convention -- Memory, Time, and Elizabeth Carter -- Reflection and Difference -- The Elegy -- What Did Women Write? -- Representative Composers: Darwall and Seward -- The Elegy and Same-Sex Desire -- Entertainment and Forgetting -- The Sonnet, Charlotte Smith, and What Women Wrote -- The Sonnet and the Political -- Sonnet Sequences -- Women Poets and the Spread of the Sonnet -- The Emigrants, Conversations, and Beachy Head -- Smith as Transitional Poet
Control code
57010025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 514 pages
Isbn
9780801881695
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004027038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Eighteenth-century women poets and their poetry : inventing agency, inventing genre, Paula R. Backscheider
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [467]-498) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Changing Contexts -- Systems, Gender, and Persistent Issues -- Agency and the "Marked Marker" -- Anne Finch and What Women Wrote -- The Social and the Formal -- Anne Finch and Popular Poetry -- Poetry on Poetry -- The Spleen as Legacy -- Women and Poetry in the Public Eye -- Poetry as News and Critique -- The Woman Question -- Elizabeth Singer Rowe -- Hymns, Narratives, and Innovations in Religious Poetry -- The Voice of Paraphrase -- The Hymn as Personal Lyric -- Religious Poetry as Subversive Narrative -- Devout Soliloquies -- Friendship Poems -- The Legacy of Katherine Philips -- Encouragement and the Counteruniverse -- Jane Brereton -- Adaptation and Ideology -- Retirement Poetry -- Beyond Convention -- Memory, Time, and Elizabeth Carter -- Reflection and Difference -- The Elegy -- What Did Women Write? -- Representative Composers: Darwall and Seward -- The Elegy and Same-Sex Desire -- Entertainment and Forgetting -- The Sonnet, Charlotte Smith, and What Women Wrote -- The Sonnet and the Political -- Sonnet Sequences -- Women Poets and the Spread of the Sonnet -- The Emigrants, Conversations, and Beachy Head -- Smith as Transitional Poet
Control code
57010025
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 514 pages
Isbn
9780801881695
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004027038
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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