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Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Contemporaries,
  • Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
  • American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • American literature -- Psychological aspects,
  • Self-denial in literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJoanne Dobson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS1541.Z5 D57 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 160 p. ;
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2062526M
ISBN 100253318092
LC Control Number88046030

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This interpretive study of Emily Dickinson offers a fresh perspective on her use of the limiting factors in her life to accomplish her quest for empowerment. In her efforts to press against the barrier and test the immortality she hoped to find beyond, Dickinson compressed both her personal sphere and her poetry to generate explosive force. Dickinson and the Strategies of Reticence: The Woman Writer in Nineteenth-Century America. Bloomington and Indianapolis, IN: Indiana UP, Donoghue, Denis. Dickinson and the Strategies of Reticence: The Woman Writer in Nineteenth-Century America by Joanne Dobson (Goodreads Author) avg rating — 5 ratings — published Dobson, Joanne Dickinson and the Strategies of Reticence: The Woman Writer in Nineteenth-Century America Bloomington and Indianapolis, Ind. Indiana University Press Doriani, Beth Maclay Emily Dickinson: Daughter of Prophecy Amherst University of Massachusetts Press