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The Resource A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg

A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg

Label
A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov
Title
A poet's revolution
Title remainder
the life of Denise Levertov
Statement of responsibility
Donna Krolik Hollenberg
Title variation
poets revolution
Title variation remainder
the life of Denise Levertov
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This first full-length biography of Anglo- American poet and activist Denise Levertov (1923-1997) brings to life one of the major voices of the second half of the twentieth century, when American poetry was a powerful influence worldwide
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10186084
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hollenberg, Donna Krolik
Dewey number
  • 811/.54
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3562.E8876
LC item number
Z674 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Levertov, Denise
  • Poets, American
  • Jewish Christians
  • Levertov, Denise
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Denise Levertov
Label
A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 483-491) and index
Contents
Listening to distant guns (1923-1948). "The walls of the garden, the first light": beginnings (1923-1933); "When Anna screamed": Levertov's response to Nazi oppression (1933-1939); The double image: apprenticeship during World War Two (1939-1946); "Recoveries": abortion, adventure, and marriage (1947- 48) -- A common ground (1949-1966). "Dancing edgeways": coming of age as a poet in the new world (1949-1955); "The true artist": Levertov's engagement with tradition (1954-1960) -- "The poem ascends": taking a position (1960-1963) -- "To speak of sorrow": Levertov's emergence as a social poet (1963?1966) -- Life at war (1966-74). "Revolution or death": living in the movement (1966-1970); "The freeing of the dust": the revolution hits home (1970-1974) -- Sleepers awake (1975-1988). "A woman alone": beginning again (1975-1981); "Writing in the dark": social protest and liberation theology (1982-1988) -- Resettling (1989-1997). "Of shadow and flame": the re-cognition of identity (1989-1992); "Beauty growls in the fertile dark": facing death (1992-1997)
Control code
2012025828
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 515 p.
Isbn
9780520272460
Lccn
2012025828
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A poet's revolution : the life of Denise Levertov, Donna Krolik Hollenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 483-491) and index
Contents
Listening to distant guns (1923-1948). "The walls of the garden, the first light": beginnings (1923-1933); "When Anna screamed": Levertov's response to Nazi oppression (1933-1939); The double image: apprenticeship during World War Two (1939-1946); "Recoveries": abortion, adventure, and marriage (1947- 48) -- A common ground (1949-1966). "Dancing edgeways": coming of age as a poet in the new world (1949-1955); "The true artist": Levertov's engagement with tradition (1954-1960) -- "The poem ascends": taking a position (1960-1963) -- "To speak of sorrow": Levertov's emergence as a social poet (1963?1966) -- Life at war (1966-74). "Revolution or death": living in the movement (1966-1970); "The freeing of the dust": the revolution hits home (1970-1974) -- Sleepers awake (1975-1988). "A woman alone": beginning again (1975-1981); "Writing in the dark": social protest and liberation theology (1982-1988) -- Resettling (1989-1997). "Of shadow and flame": the re-cognition of identity (1989-1992); "Beauty growls in the fertile dark": facing death (1992-1997)
Control code
2012025828
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 515 p.
Isbn
9780520272460
Lccn
2012025828
Other physical details
ill.

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