Writing lovers reading Canadian love poetry by women / Meira Cook.

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Bibliographic Details
Online Access:Electronic book from Proquest Ebook Central Academic Complete
Main Author: Cook, Meira, 1964-
Format: Electronic eBook
Published:Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2005.
Table of Contents:
  • The language of love : an oblique beginning
  • Love and other unofficial stories : narrative prowling in Kristjana Gunnars' The prowler
  • Possessed by love : the metaphoric production of desire in Elizabeth Smart's By Grand Central Station I sat down and wept
  • In between : Dionne Brand's poetics of love and resistance
  • Love letters from an unmade bed : Dorothy Livesay's poetics of disquiet
  • On the line : revenge as confessional strategy in Kristjana Gunnars' Carnival of Longing and Nicole Markotic's "No goodbye, just:"
  • Bone memory : love and breath in Louise Bernice Halfe's Blue marrow
  • Speaking in tongues : Daphne Marlatt's answering touch or how to sign a love letter.