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A designated choice of POEMS for girls through the nice girls POETS, together with EMILY DICKINSON, EMILY BRONTË, JANE AUSTEN, ELIZABETH BARRETT BROWNING, GERTRUDE STEIN, H.D. and plenty of MORE.

THE ANTHOLOGY

As I prepare this anthology, 3 mantras resounded in my head: My sisters’ phrases are my phrases. My sisters’ phrases are my phrases, so i need to do them justice. My sisters’ phrases are my phrases, so i have to select the phrases that talk closest to my ideals.

I percentage this mantra with you simply because i think you will need to take into account that i don't intend for this booklet to mirror a ancient studying or educational inquiry of the heritage of the feminine, antifeminism, and/or suffragist tradition. there are many wonderful students who've already performed the study, distinct learn, on person poets and years and social constructs that circle again to the ability of the feminine: i urge you to do this interpreting. fairly, this can be a publication designed via a poet, who's additionally a lady, with the goal of making a secure house for the dynamic, lyrical, and heart-wrenching lady voices of the earlier to mingle jointly.

For many, womanhood is an inescapable delusion, a life of predetermined feelings and values and different types within which many don't healthy: girlhood, sisterhood, motherhood. those poems converse to one another in that they fill the others’ grooves; the way in which they flow at the web page and within the mouth echoes the emotions of the previous to pave the sounds of the long run. the person historical past of every this kind of ladies is made attainable as a result of ones who got here earlier, therefore they're intertwined. a few of these ladies, like Gertrude Stein, Emily Dickinson, or H.D. are nonetheless celebrated in literary circles at the present time. Others like girl Kasa or Helen grey Cone have concealed within the shadows: this is often their position to polish. In a fashion, this anthology was once created in order that those beautiful and already intertwined deserving lady poets eventually had a secure haven. In a manner, I trigger to create a sisterhood.

Even even though each one poem during this anthology is a voice from the prior, each has whatever vital to assert in regards to the essence of being a girl this day. take heed to those poets as they whisper their such a lot deepest strategies and emotions on your ear and wonder at how the bond of sisterhood transcends the passage of time.

Abriana Jetté
Brooklyn, manhattan
2014

THE POETS

Emily Dickinson
Emily Brontë
Jane Austen
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Gertrude Stein
H.D.
Christina Rossetti
Anne Bradstreet
Sappho
Mina Loy
Amy Lowell
Katherine Phillips
Isabella Whitney
Mary Darby Robinson
Sara Teasdale
Emma Lazarus
Phillis Wheatley
Anne Kingsmill Finch
Sumangalamata
Louise Labe
Ann Taylor
Lady Mary Chudleigh
Lucy Terry Prince
Lady Kasa
Ellen Wheeler Wilcox
Anna Laetitia Barbauld
Helen grey Cone
Li Qingzhao
Aphra Behn
Felicia Dorothea Hemans

THE AUTHOR

Abriana Jetté is an the world over released poet, essayist, and educator. Her paintings has seemed in dozens of journals, together with the Dr. T. J. Eckleburg evaluate, The Iron Horse Literary overview, the yankee Literary evaluation, and The Moth. She teaches at St. Johns's collage and the town college of latest York, writes a typical column for remain Thirsty journal that makes a speciality of rising poets and is the editor of the lately released ebook, the easiest rising Poets of 2013, that debuted on Amazon because the #3 most sensible vendor in Poetry Anthologies. She lives in Brooklyn, big apple.

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