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Eavan Boland (1944–2020)

Teoksen The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms tekijä

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Eavan Boland, author of, most recently, "The Lost Land", is professor of English at Stanford University. (Bowker Author Biography)

Sisältää nimet: E. Boland, Evan Boland, Eavan Boland

Tekijän teokset

The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms (2000) — Toimittaja — 1,279 kappaletta, 9 arvostelua
Outside History: Selected Poems, 1980-1990 (1990) 191 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
In a Time of Violence (Norton Paperback) (1994) 179 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
New Collected Poems (2008) 101 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
Against Love Poetry: Poems (2001) 94 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
The Lost Land: Poems (1998) 86 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
Domestic Violence: Poems (2007) 60 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
A Woman Without a Country: Poems (2014) 57 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
A Journey with Two Maps: Becoming a Woman Poet (2011) 53 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Collected Poems (1995) 31 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Selected Poems (1989) 29 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
THEHISTORIANSPB (2020) 21 kappaletta
A Poet's Dublin (2014) 21 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
The Journey (1987) 17 kappaletta
The Historians: Poems (2020) 16 kappaletta
Eavan Boland - New Selected Poems (2013) 14 kappaletta
Three Irish Poets (2003) 14 kappaletta
Code (2001) 12 kappaletta
In Her Own Image (1980) 8 kappaletta
Night Feed (1982) 8 kappaletta
Aileen MacKeogh, House (1991) 3 kappaletta
Poetry Ireland Review Issue 121 (2017) 2 kappaletta
New Territory (1968) 1 kappale
Introducing Eavan Boland (1981) 1 kappale
War Horse (1982) 1 kappale

Associated Works

Memorial (2011) — Jälkisanat — 310 kappaletta, 9 arvostelua
The Penguin Book of Irish Verse (1970) — Avustaja — 201 kappaletta
After Ovid: New Metamorphoses (1994) — Avustaja — 155 kappaletta
Emergency Kit (1996) — Avustaja, eräät painokset110 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Literary Genius: 25 Classic Writers Who Define English & American Literature (2007) — Avustaja — 90 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Gods and Mortals: Modern Poems on Classical Myths (1684) — Avustaja — 69 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
Orpheus and Company: Contemporary Poems on Greek Mythology (1999) — Avustaja — 48 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Masters of British Literature, Volume B (2007) — Avustaja — 17 kappaletta
Modern Women Poets (2005) — Avustaja — 13 kappaletta
Adrienne Rich: Selected Poems 1950-1995 (1996) — Johdanto, eräät painokset9 kappaletta
Building the Barricade (2016) — Johdanto, eräät painokset4 kappaletta
The Errant Thread (2005) — Selected by — 4 kappaletta

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I recognize well-developed skill and interesting themes, but all in all it's writing that I just don't connect to. Three stars because there are moments, particularly in the later poems about aging, that are quite resonant.
 
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Kiramke | 1 muu arvostelu | Jun 27, 2023 |
The Irish poet died in 2020, leaving her work as a coronavirus companion. Meditations on the Peep o' Day Boys and the Great Famine from In a Time of Violence are reminders of how we bind our wounds and compulsively pick at the scars.
 
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rynk | 1 muu arvostelu | Jul 11, 2021 |
There are good things about this anthology. The explanations of the forms are clear and concise. For the most part, the examples chosen serve the book well in illustrating each form, and the attempt at including diverse voices, which Strand and Boland discuss in their Introductory Statement, is laudable. The prose is readable and poetic.

Those positives were balanced out, however, by a pretty large flaw: for an anthology of English language poetic forms, there are a lot of forms not found in The Making of a Poem.

This book omits not just obscure forms, forms only recently introduced into the accepted canon of English poetry at the time of publication (such as the ghazal), or variations on included forms, but also widely used, popular forms that one would expect in a book of this type, such as the limerick, any of the variations of the cinquain, or the rondeau (of In Flanders Field fame).

Ultimately, the omission of multiple important forms felt like a lack of follow through on the premise of the book.
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Julie_in_the_Library | 8 muuta kirja-arvostelua | May 12, 2021 |
A beautifully conceived memoir and treatise on what it means to be a woman poet in today's world.
 
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DrFuriosa | Dec 4, 2020 |

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