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Emily Dickinson: Daughter of Prophecy

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This work, taking Emily Dickinson as a literary example, asks how women can gain the authority to assume a prophetic voice. Strategies used by Dickinson in her poetry are examined, in particular, the way she drew on the Judeo-Christian legacy to craft her own understanding of the female seer.
Hardcover, 230 pages
Published January 1st 1996 by University of Massachusetts Press
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