Rewriting the word : American women writers and the Bible / Amy Benson Brown.
By: Brown, Amy Benson.Material type: TextSeries: Contributions in women's studies, no. 172. Publisher: Westport, Conn : Greenwood Press, 1999Description: xiii, 185 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0313308659 (alk. paper).Subject(s): American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism | Christianity and literature -- United States -- History | Feminism and literature -- United States -- History | Women and literature -- United States -- History | Religion and literature | Bible -- In literatureLOC classification: PS147 | .B76 1999
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -178) and index.
The politics and poetics of Biblical revision and contemporary women's poetry -- "'Faith' is a fine invention": Emily Dickinson and H.D. -- "Much madness is divinist sense": the Biblical revision of Anne Sexton and Sylvia Plath -- Writing home: the Bible and Gloria Naylor's Bailey's Cafe and Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon -- Last words: feminist Biblical revision and authority.