Against Love Poetry

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Price
$14.95
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Publish Date
Pages
64
Dimensions
5.78 X 0.23 X 8.2 inches | 0.21 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780393324242

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About the Author

Eavan Boland (1944--2020) was the author of more than a dozen volumes of poetry, including Outside History and several volumes of nonfiction, and was coeditor of the anthology The Making of Poem. Born in Dublin, Ireland, she was one of the foremost female voices in Irish literature. She received a Lannan Foundation Award and an American Ireland Fund Literary Award, among other honors. She taught at Trinity College Dublin, University College Dublin, Bowdoin College, and Stanford University, where she was the director of the creative writing program.

Reviews

"ADMIRABLY TOUGH-MINDED... eloquently expressed.... [Boland] is against thoughtless submission but very much for sacrifices in partnership that result in greater mutual understanding."
"Boland's loyalty to the plain words that call forth a whole past keeps the pear fires burning decades after they were lit."