On Lies, Secrets and Silence: Selected Prose, 1966-1978

On Lies, Secrets and Silence: Selected Prose, 1966-1978

by Adrienne Rich
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0393312852

ISBN-13: 9780393312850

Pub. Date: 04/28/1995

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

In this collection of prose writings, one of America's foremost poets and feminist theorists reflects upon themes that have shaped her life and work. At issue are the politics of language; the uses of scholarship; and the topics of racism, history, and motherhood among others called forth by Rich as "part of the effort to define a female consciousness which is

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In this collection of prose writings, one of America's foremost poets and feminist theorists reflects upon themes that have shaped her life and work. At issue are the politics of language; the uses of scholarship; and the topics of racism, history, and motherhood among others called forth by Rich as "part of the effort to define a female consciousness which is political, aesthetic, and erotic, and which refuses to be included or contained in the culture of passivity."

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ISBN-13:
9780393312850
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/1995
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
544,202
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.90(d)

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