The Elizabeth Bishop
readers get to know a bit in this book sounds just like that kind of person to me.
has given us a description of Marianne Moore at this time:
Grateful acknowledgment to Jonathan Galassi, literary executor of the estate of Elizabeth Bishop
, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, and Conde Nast for permission to publish from Elizabeth Bishop
's and The New Yorker magazine's unpublished papers and to the following libraries for permission to use their collections: Special Collections Department, Mariam Coffin Canady Library, Bryn Mawr College; The Henry W.
Auden to Elizabeth Bishop
and Allen Ginsberg, James Merrill, Adrienne Rich, John Ashbery (where to stop?
Kincaid revisits, in ways similar to Elizabeth Bishop
remapping her earlier poems in Geography III, the thematic concerns of much of her earlier work, in particular, A Small Place, her poised, damning expose of Antigua, tourism, and the aftermath of colonialism, and her fictional story "My Mother.
Joanne Diehl has two primary goals: she intends to delineate a gender-identified poetics and to offer a textual analysis of poems by Emily Dickinson, Marianne Moore, Elizabeth Bishop
, Sylvia Plath, and Adrienne Rich.
A poet's high argument; Elizabeth Bishop
The slides belong to Elizabeth Bishop
, the "we" is May Swenson (1913-1989) and her partner Rozanne Knudson, the Blue-Footed Boobies are gooselike tropical seabirds living on arid islands off South America's Pacific coast, with five-foot wingspan and powder-blue webbed feet.
The poems are confessional in content but not quite in form--they are not crowded with minute realia, with names, locations, and the obsessive self-dissection that Elizabeth Bishop
disapproved of in Robert Lowell.
Thomas Mann, Elizabeth Bishop
, James Baldwin, and Thom Gunn are among the artists whose works captured the young Toibin's fancy in the 1970's.
Minter is what Dickinson really looked like - "I am not wife" with a vengeance), Marcel Proust, Colette, Stephen Tennant, Mary Butts, Jean Rhys, Big Edie Bouvier Beale, Sunny yon Bulow, and Elizabeth Bishop
, whose dream it was to retire "and do nothing,/or nothing much, forever, in two bare rooms.
She was one of the main organizers of an academic conference devoted to Elizabeth Bishop
, and she co-edited a book from that conference, "In Worcester, Massachusetts": Essays on Elizabeth Bishop
From the 1997 Elizabeth Bishop
Conference at WPI.
Hicok (English, Westminster College) describes the influence of the women's college on the poetic development of Marianne Moore, Elizabeth Bishop
, and Sylvia Plath, who graduated from Bryn Mawr, Vassar, and Smith, in 1909, 1934, and 1955, respectively.
That seems to be Elizabeth Bishop
, who has become the characteristic poet of the late twentieth century, the one most admired by other poets (see WLT 51:1, Winter 1977).
Rare and Commonplace Flowers: The Story of Elizabeth Bishop
and Lota de Macedo Soares