Women as Mythmakers
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Women as Mythmakers : Poetry and Visual Art by Twentieth-Century Women

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... impressive work of scholarship..." -Exceptional Human Experience
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  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 152.4 x 231.14 x 20.32mm | 362.87g
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 16 b&w photos
  • 0253203252
  • 9780253203250
  • 2,182,330

Table of contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Steps toward a Feminist Archetypal Theory of Mythmaking
Part One: Individual Visions
Chapter 1 Anne Sexton's Radical Discontent
Chapter 2 Kathe Kollwitz: The Power of the Mother (with Dominique Rozenberg)
Chapter 3 Margaret Atwood: Remythologizing Circe
Chapter 4 Remedios Varo: The Creative Woman and the Female Quest
Chapter 5 DIane Wakoski: Disentangling the Woman from the Moon
Chapter 6 Leonor Fini: Re-envisioning La Belle Dame sans Merci
Part Two: Collective Visions
Chapter 7 Mythic Patterns in Contemporary Visual Art by Women
Chapter 8 "Woman and Nature" Revisited in Poetry by Women
Conclusion The Light In in Us
Notes
Bibliography
Index
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