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by Vivian R. Pollak

  • Author: Vivian R. Pollak
  • ISBN: 080781797X
  • ISBN13: 978-0807817971
  • ePub: 1808 kb | FB2: 1356 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Poetry
  • Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press; First Edition edition (January 1, 1988)
  • Pages: 273
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Автор: Pollak Vivian R. Название: A Poet& Parents: The Courtship Letters of Emily .

In her introduction, Pollak places the letters within the context of nineteenth-century American society and argues that the poets disturbed relationship with her mother forms part of a larger pattern of troubled same-sex bonding that can be observed in the lives and works of other major artists of the er. lt;BR

The courtship letters of Emily Dickinson's parents identify issues of vital importance to the poet's parents which influenced Dickinson's subsequent development.

The courtship letters of Emily Dickinson's parents identify issues of vital importance to the poet's parents which influenced Dickinson's subsequent development

Emily Norcross Dickinson (née Norcross, July 3, 1804 – November 14, 1882) was a member of the Dickinson family of Amherst, Massachusetts, and the mother of famous American poet Emily Dickinson.

Emily Norcross Dickinson (née Norcross, July 3, 1804 – November 14, 1882) was a member of the Dickinson family of Amherst, Massachusetts, and the mother of famous American poet Emily Dickinson. Emily Norcross was born in 1804 in Monson, Massachusetts, to Joel and Betsy Norcross.

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In 1826 Emily Norcross began a courtship with Edward Dickinson. Pollak, Vivian R. A Poet’s Parents: The Courtship Letters of Emily Norcross and Edward Dickinson. Unlike her future husband or her daughter the poet, Emily Norcross Dickinson had little interest in writing. Edward sent her seventy letters and she responded with only twenty-four extant replies. When her fiancé inquired about her lack of writing Emily stated, I am sensible that I have never exercised that freedom which I presume you have desired me to (Pollak, p. 56). After a two-year courtship the couple married on May 6, 1828. University of North Carolina Press, 1988.

A Poet's Parents: The Courtship Letters of Emily Norcross and Edward Dickinson/The House Without The Door: A Study of Emily Dickinson and the Illness of Agoraphobia (Book). Авторы: Ollier, Maureen. Источник: Journal of American Studies. Dec90, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p432. 2p. Термины предметов: AMERICAN women poets.

236. ISBN 0 X. - Maryanne M. Garbowsky, The House Without The Door: A Study of Emily Dickinson and the Illness of Agoraphobia (Associated University Presses, 1989, £1. 5). Pp. 189. ISBN 0 5. Maureen Ollier (a1).

The courtship letters of Emily Dickinson's parents identify issues of vital importance to the poet's parents which influenced Dickinson's subsequent development. In her introduction, Pollak places the letters within the context of nineteenth-century American society and argues that the poet's disturbed relationship with her mother forms part of a larger pattern of troubled same-sex bonding that can be observed in the lives and works of other major artists of the era.Originally published in 1988.A UNC Press Enduring Edition -- UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print. These editions are published unaltered from the original, and are presented in affordable paperback formats, bringing readers both historical and cultural value.