Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse

Nasty Women Poets An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse An anthology of poems from women who proudly celebrate their own nastiness and that of other women who have served as nasty role models poems by and about women defying limitations and lady like expec

  • Title: Nasty Women Poets: An Unapologetic Anthology of Subversive Verse
  • Author: Grace Bauer Julie Kane
  • ISBN: 9780998196336
  • Page: 336
  • Format: Paperback
  • An anthology of poems from women who proudly celebrate their own nastiness and that of other women who have served as nasty role models poems by and about women defying limitations and lady like expectations women refusing to be nice girls women embracing their inner bitch when the situation demands it women being formidable and funny women speaking to power and sinAn anthology of poems from women who proudly celebrate their own nastiness and that of other women who have served as nasty role models poems by and about women defying limitations and lady like expectations women refusing to be nice girls women embracing their inner bitch when the situation demands it women being formidable and funny women speaking to power and singing for the good of their souls women being strong, sexy, strident, super smart, and stupendous women who want to encourage little girls to keep dreaming.

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    1. I have a sonnet in this anthology, alongside work by poets ranging from Kim Addonizio to A.E. Stallings. It's a meatier book than I had anticipated, weighing in at 323 pages. There are noticeably more formalists represented here than in most non-form-specific anthologies, but plenty of free verse and prose poems, too. I was pleased, as well, to see more women of color and LGBTQ voices included in the mix than I had expected. I was also gratified to find many different varieties of womanhood repr [...]

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