By Martha Nell Smith
This significant other to America?s maximum lady poet showcases the range and excellence that signify the thriving box of Dickinson studies.
- Covers biographical methods of Dickinson, the old, political and cultural contexts of her paintings, and its serious reception over the years
- Considers concerns when it comes to the several codecs within which Dickinson?s lyrics were released ? manuscript, print, halftone and electronic facsimile
- Provides incisive interventions into present severe discussions, in addition to beginning up clean parts of serious inquiry
- Features new paintings being performed within the critique of nineteenth-century American poetry often, in addition to new paintings being performed in Dickinson studies
- Designed for use along the Dickinson digital documents, an internet source built over the last ten years
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Extra info for A Companion to Emily Dickinson
Ellen Louise Hart gave me two opportunities to collaborate in what were especially pleasing public presentations: a musical and poetry evening to mark Poetry San José ’s twenty-fifth year and a mixed-media performance and talk at the San Francisco Public Library. A two-year appointment at the Institute for Research on Women and Gender at Stanford University enabled some of this research to be conducted and provided the opportunity to receive responses to these findings from astute audiences at the Graduate Irish Studies Conference held at Claremont Graduate University, and the Emily Dickinson International Society conference in Trondheim, Norway.
Analyses of the meaning of the later years and the impact of servants on her writing life conclude this perspective on Dickinson’s daily life. Abetting the Farm James, surname and background unknown, was among the earliest laborers to stack Dickinson wood. In Edward’s absence, an eight-year-old Austin was given to direct James to put up wood in the family’s “keeping room” and Edward’s law office (Leyda 1: 40). The boy rapidly assumed many outdoor tasks from care for livestock to landscaping, in part because of the aptitude he showed for it.
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A Companion to Emily Dickinson by Martha Nell Smith