Poetics of Desire: Essays On Dorothy Livesay by Nadine McinnisPoetics of Desire: Essays On Dorothy Livesay by Nadine Mcinnis

Poetics of Desire: Essays On Dorothy Livesay

byNadine Mcinnis

Paperback | January 16, 1994

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In this study of Dorothy Livesay's love poetry, Nadine McInnis focuses on Livesay's maturing sense of herself as an artist, exploring the sexual/ ­textual conflicts present in much of Livesay's love poetry and their later ­resolution."McInnis is an important young poet. Poetics of Desire is a perceptive and persuasive account of Livesay's lifelong poetic struggle with the personal and social implications of love."-David Staines, Editor, Journal of Canadian Poetry
McInnis is the author of six other books, including Quicksilver (short stories), Hand to Hand (poetry), and Poetics of Desire: Essays on Dorothy Livesay. Her work has appeared in a variety of journals, including The Malahat Review, The New Quarterly, Event, and Room of One's Own. She lives in Ottawa where she teaches in the Professiona...
Title:Poetics of Desire: Essays On Dorothy LivesayFormat:PaperbackDimensions:114 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.4 inPublished:January 16, 1994Publisher:Turnstone Press

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ISBN - 10:0888011814

ISBN - 13:9780888011817

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