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Poetry and Drama

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Poetry and Drama

  • Simkin, Lori Page. "Out Of A Vision": The Poetry of Adrienne Rich and its Relation to the Woman's Movement. Ed. Mary Russo, Joan Landes, and Deborah Berkman. 1990.
  • Healy, Eloise Klein. Artemis in Echo Park. Firebrand Books, 1991.
  • Luce, William. The Belle of Amherst: A play based on the life of Emily Dickinson. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976.
  • Sexton, Anne. The Book of Folly. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1972.
  • Wakoski, Diane. Cap of Darkness. Black Sparrow Press, 1980.
  • Smith, Patricia. Close to Death. Zoland Books, Inc., 1993.
  • Plath, Sylvia. The Colossus and Other Poems. Random House, Inc., 1968.
  • Randall, Margaret. The Coming Home Poems. Long River Books, 1986.
  • Contemporary American Poetry. Ed. Donald Hall. Penguin Books, 1972.
  • Forche, Carolyn. The Country Between Us. Harper & Row, Publishers, 1981.
  • Olds, Sharon. The Dead and the Living. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1992.
  • Rich, Adrienne. Diving into the Wreck. W.W. Norton & Company, 1973.
  • Christos. Dream On. Press Gang Publishers, 1991.
  • Paddock, Joe. Earth Tongues. Milkweed Chronicle, 1985.
  • Cervantes, Lorna Dee. Emplumada. University of Pittsburgh Press, 1981.
  • Gorminder, Nadine. The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics & Places. Ed. Stephen Clingman. Penguin Books, 1989.
  • Shange, Ntozake. For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow is Enuf. Bantam Books, 1977.
  • Aalfs, Janet E. Full Open. Orogeny Press, 1996.
  • Neruda, Pablo. Fully Empowered. New Directions Publishing Corporation, 1995.
  • Morales, Aurora Levins and Rosario Morales. Getting Home Alive. Firebrand Books, 1986.
  • Traxler, Patricia. The Glass Woman. Hanging Loose Press, 1983.
  • Sarton, May. A Grain of Mustard Seed. W.W. Norton & Company, 1971.
  • Jong, Erica. Half-Lives. Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1973.
  • H.D. Helen in Egypt. New Directions Books, 1961.
  • Parker, Pat. Jonestown and Other Madness. Firebrand Books, 1985.
  • Lesbian Poetry: An Anthology. Ed. Elly Bulkin & Joan Larkin. Persephone Press, 1981.
  • Newman, Leslea. Love Me Like You Mean It. HerBooks, 1987.
  • Piercy, Marge. Mars and Her Children. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1992.
  • Piercy, Marge. The Moon is Always Female. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1980.
  • Jordan, June. Naming Our Destiny. Thunderís Mouth Press, 1989.
  • Notes From a Survivor: Women Poets of the Valley. Ed. S.W. Sussman. Platypus Press.
  • Guillen, Nicolas. Obra Poetica. Editorial Letras Cubanas, 1995.
  • Homer. The Odyssey. Anchor Books, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1963.
  • Angelou, Maya. On the Pulse of the Morning. Random House, Inc., 1993.
  • The Penguin Book of Women Poets. Ed. Carol Cosman, Joan Keefe, and Kathleen Weaver. Penguin Books, 1979.
  • Bradstreet, Anne. Poems of Anne Bradstreet. Ed. Robert Hutchinson. Dover Publications, Inc., 1969.
  • Shaw, Bernard. Pygmalion. Penguin Books, 1939.
  • Grahn, Judy. The Queen of Wands. The Crossing Press, 1982.
  • Bogus, Diane. Sapphire's Sampler. W.I.M. Publications, 1982.
  • Sappho. Sappho: A New Translation. Ed. Mary Barnard. University of California Press, 1958.
  • Jeffers, Robinson. Selected Poems. Ed. Donnan Jeffers and Garth Jeffers. Random House, Inc., 1965.
  • Heggie, Esther and Virginia Rubino. Sensual Rhythms and Purple Bats. Shu Publishing Co., 1987.
  • Shattered Silences. Ed. The New England Learning Center for Women in Transition.
  • Rich, Adrienne. Snapshots of a Daughter-In-Law. W.W. Norton & Company, 1967.
  • Fugard, Athold, John Kani, and Winston Ntshona. Statements: Three Plays. Oxford University Press, 1974.
  • OíMary, Barbara. This Woman: Poetry of Love and Change. Times Change Press, 1973.
  • Piercy, Marge. The Twelve-Spoked Wheel Flashing. Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1978.
  • Albee, Edward. Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Signet Books, 1962.
  • The Windflower Home Almanac of Poetry. Ed. Ted Kooser. Windflower Press, 1980.
  • Mueller, Lavonne; Gena Wendkos; Ellen Ratner; Jessica Litwak; Denise Hamilton; Cynthia Cooper; and Susan J. Kander. Women Heroes: Six Short Plays from the Women's Project. Applause Theater Book Publishers, 1987.
 
 

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