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Dream of a Common Language: Poems 1974-1977

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ISBN13: 9780393310337
ISBN10: 0393310337
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"Rich's poems do not demand the willing suspension of disbelief. They demand belief, and it is a measure of her success as a poet that most of the time they get it. . . . The affirmation and the occasional moments of pure joy in these poems are quiet but fully earned."--Margaret Atwood, New York Times Book Review

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Adrienne Rich's honors include the National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. She lives in California.

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fflo, August 5, 2012 (view all comments by fflo)
Revisited this collection recently; it was richer than I remembered (no pun there) (honest), and I'd remembered it as rich. Plus now I have less discomfort with Rich's more overtly politically heavy, relatively prosaic poems.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780393310337
Subtitle:
Poems 1974-1977
Author:
Rich, Adrienne
Author:
Rich, Adrienne Cecile
Author:
Rich, Adrienne
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Women
Subject:
American
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Poetry (poetic works by one author)
Subject:
Single Author - American (General)
Subject:
Women -- Poetry.
Subject:
Single Author / American
Subject:
Poetry-A to Z
Series Volume:
187-19
Publication Date:
19930417
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
8.28x5.48x.28 in. .28 lbs.

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Dream of a Common Language: Poems 1974-1977
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"Synopsis" by , "Rich's poems do not demand the willing suspension of disbelief. They demand belief, and it is a measure of her success as a poet that most of the time they get it. . . . The affirmation and the occasional moments of pure joy in these poems are quiet but fully earned."--Margaret Atwood, New York Times Book Review
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