Women Writers
epub |eng | 2016-06-02 | Author:Honey, Maureen; [Honey, Maureen]

FIGURE 13. Gwendolyn Bennett at a Harlem Community Arts Center benefit at the Savoy Ballroom on May 24, 1939. Bennett is third from right. Photo © Morgan and Marvin Smith. ...
( Category: United States April 3,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-02-14 | Author:Minna Salami

Of Womanhood Waxing Gibbous Blue is a feminine color in Africa. According to the ancient myths, this is because Goddess Asi of the Foya Kamara in modern-day Sierra Leone yearned ...
( Category: Discrimination & Racism April 2,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Friedman, Susan Stanford. [Friedman, Susan Stanford.]

Page 143 of her interactions with men as well as women. The prose and poetry written after the resurgence of creativity during World War II reveal an artist who believed ...
( Category: United States March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-20 | Author:Carl Rollyson

I decided now that, of the two ladies who alike inhabited Sevenels, Mrs. Russell was the more appreciative and the more sensitive. I was delighted to hear from her lips ...
( Category: Poetry March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-08-20 | Author:Deborah Levy

4 I knew that smiling was like the magic charms that some girls wore on bracelets. Little silver pixies and hearts jiggling on their suntanned wrists to bring them luck ...
( Category: United States March 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-04 | Author:Carl Rollyson

17 RECOVERY 1976–77 In the spring of 1976, Sigrid Nunez, a twenty-five-year-old writer and Columbia University MFA, went to work for Susan Sontag. During Sontag’s illness, correspondence had piled up, ...
( Category: United States April 4,2018 )
epub |eng | 2001-02-23 | Author:Adrienne Rich

Not moved yet she and hers her child inside gazing at a screen and she a reader once now a woman foreseeing elbows sore with the weight she has placed ...
( Category: United States February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Adrienne Rich

Why I Refused the National Medal for the Arts After the text of my letter to Jane Alexander, then chair of the National Endowment for the Arts, had been fragmentarily ...
( Category: Essays February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Moor

* * * I. “Champion,” also called “champaign,” is an antiquated term for open, level country. It has the same root as “campus.” II. When the Cherokees were forced to ...
( Category: Nature Writing & Essays July 19,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Olivia Laing

It was hard to square that statement with the things I’d seen: folder after folder attesting to creative decisions, to choices made and problems solved, though if I’d never read ...
( Category: Great Britain March 17,2016 )
epub |eng | 2004-03-13 | Author:Marion Meade [Meade, Marion]

“OH KING,” Gene wrote in a telegram to Art and Gladys Ficke, “we accept your royal invitation with servile brow in the dust but elated legs in the air. Oh ...
( Category: Women Writers March 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-16 | Author:Phyllis Gotlieb

Sunburst: 9 She had been shoved into a small empty office on the ground floor, and had nothing more to do than wait there, heels hooked on chair rungs, hands ...
( Category: Women Writers March 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-30 | Author:Susan Sontag

PRESENCE/ABSENCE. Dance, most present, incarnate of arts, is used by Childs in the service of an aesthetic of absence. This principle was first acknowledged in a Dadaist way, in the ...
( Category: Essays March 8,2016 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-09 | Author:Eavan Boland

Charlotte Mew: An Introduction I Charlotte Mew was born in London in 1869. Her family—middle-class, respectable, afflicted— lived at number 30 Doughty Street in the borough of Camden. I lived ...
( Category: Essays January 18,2016 )
mobi, azw3, epub |eng | 2014-11-19 | Author:Woolf, Virginia [Woolf, Virginia]

* * * [35] To quote the exact words of one such appeal: 'This letter is to ask you to set aside for us garments for which you have no ...
( Category: Essays January 8,2016 )