Amy Lowell Anew: A Biography

Amy Lowell Anew: A Biography

English | 2013 | 278 Pages | ISBN: 1442223928 | EPUB | 2.2 MB

The controversial American poet Amy Lowell (1874-1925), a founding member of the Imagist group that included D. H. Lawrence and H. D., excelled as the impresario for the "new poetry" that became news across the U. S. in the years after World War I. Maligned by T. S. Eliot as the "demon saleswoman" of poetry, and ridiculed by Ezra Pound, Lowell has been treated by previous biographers as an obese, sex-starved, inferior poet who smoked cigars and made a spectacle of herself, canvassing the country on lecture tours that drew crowds in the hundreds for her electrifying performances.
In fact, Lowell wrote some of the finest love lyrics of the 20th century and led a full and loving life with her constant companion, the retired actress Ada Russell. She was awarded the Pulitzer Prize posthumously in 1926. This provocative new biography, the first in forty years, restores Amy Lowell to her full humanity in an era that, at last, is beginning to appreciate the contributions of gays and lesbians to American's cultural heritage. Drawing on newly discovered letters and papers, Rollyson's biography finally gives this vibrant poet her due.

Download:

http://longfiles.com/rlgfihg0w0dl/Amy_Lowell_Anew_A_Biography.epub.html

[Fast Download] Amy Lowell Anew: A Biography


Related eBooks:
The Poetry of Strangers: What I Learned Traveling America with a Typewriter
Politics, Poetry, and Sufism in Medieval Iran
The Epic of Gilgamesh: A New Translation
The Drowned Book
The Passion of Meter: A Study of Wordsworth's Metrical Art
Dub: Finding Ceremony
Silent in Finisterre
Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War: Dialogues on Tradition (Bloomsbury Studies in Classical Reception)
Electra
Darwin's Bards: British and American Poetry in the Age of Evolution
Intimacy, Performance, and the Lied in the Early Nineteenth Century (Historical Performance)
The Sound of Nonsense
Copyright Disclaimer:
This site does not store any files on its server. We only index and link to content provided by other sites. Please contact the content providers to delete copyright contents if any and email us, we'll remove relevant links or contents immediately.