Sylvia plath a biography by connie ann kirk examines the short but intense life of american poet sylvia plath, going beyond the drama surrounding her suicide to explore the complex person. Anne stevenson an anglo-american poet who has lived most of her adult life in great britain she is the author of over a dozen volumes of poetry, of some books of essays and literary. Biography of sylvia plath essay - critical analysis sylvia plath, a great american author, focuses mostly on actual experiences plath’s poetry displays feelings and emotions. Sylvia plath biography editor, author, academic, poet (1932–1963) sylvia plath was an american poet best known for her novel the bell jar, and for her poetry collections the colossus and. The guardian view columnists letters opinion videos the letters of sylvia plath volume 1 review – why plath can’t win in a world of male privilege biography books ted hughes reviews.
I found this biography of sylvia plath (october 27, 1932 – february 11, 1963) to be well written and researched sylvia plath was an american poet, novelist, short-story writer, and winner. Modern american authors, works, projects : anaïs nin (short bio, bibliography, some links) (anja beckmann) thinking of anaïs nin (moira collins and valerie harms) the sylvia plath. Bibliography primary sources plath, sylvia the colossus london: william heinemann, 1960 new arres, louis, notes towards a biography, the art of sylvia plath, ed charles newman.
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