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A Muriel Rukeyser Reader
     

A Muriel Rukeyser Reader

by Jan Heller Levi (Editor), Muriel Rukeyser (Editor)
 

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A Muriel Rukeyser Reader gathers a generous selection of poetry and prose spanning the forty-five years of Rukeyser's writing life.
Bringing together works only sparsely anthologized or long out of print, this book is a resource for understanding the range, depth, and originality of this pioneering writer whom the poet Anne Sexton named "Muriel, mother of

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A Muriel Rukeyser Reader gathers a generous selection of poetry and prose spanning the forty-five years of Rukeyser's writing life.
Bringing together works only sparsely anthologized or long out of print, this book is a resource for understanding the range, depth, and originality of this pioneering writer whom the poet Anne Sexton named "Muriel, mother of everyone."

Editorial Reviews

Sharon Olds
“One of the most important poets of our time. . . . Her originality, her genius, her courage illuminate our century.”
Jane Cooper
“A visionary poet . . . Muriel Rukeyser speaks to us today in the name of courage, full consciousness, and the making of connections. This is a life-giving collection.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393313239
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
04/17/1995
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Jan Heller Levi’s third collection of poems, Orphan, will be published in January 2014 by Alice James Books. She is the editor of A Muriel Rukeyser Reader and is currently writing a biography of Rukeyser, forthcoming from Alfred A. Knopf, with Christoph Keller. She teaches at Hunter College in New York City.

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