Representing a wide range of fields, the contributors to this work give special emphasis to daughter-father relationships in British and American literature.What can rescue the individual from such radical disenfranchisement is the word, the possibility of writing a poem that will withstand ... The transformation from a self defeated because it cannot will its own death into a triumphant poet able to claim victory over Father/God/ Lover/Precursor depends upon the authority of ... She writes from the blood of self-inflicted wounds, made in order to set her self free.
|Title||:||Daughters and fathers|
|Author||:||Lynda E. Boose|
|Publisher||:||Johns Hopkins Univ Pr - 1989|