"Fanny Howe"

Kane, Daniel (2004) "Fanny Howe". PN Review, 30 (5). ISSN 0144-7076

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Abstract

Over the past four decades, Fanny Howe has created a formally innovative and politically committed body of poetry that marks her as an iconoclast even in the context of the avant-garde poetry scene in the United States. While Howe's earlier work was, according to Lynn Keller, characterised by relatively unadventurous poems `often depicting female dependency and despondency', that stayed `largely within the conventions of lyric', each succeeding decade finds Howe becoming increasingly ambitious in terms of both content and form.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of English > English
Depositing User: Daniel Kane
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 20:06
Last Modified: 15 May 2012 15:59
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/24085
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