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Eavan Boland

Eavan Boland

·4.07·4,369 Ratings
“ You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them. ” ― Michael Jordan
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  • Domestic Violence: Poems

    ·4.1·115 Ratings
    These are poems about the charged spaces in which people live, about the interiors where seductions, quarrels, memories, and griefs occur. A marriage is a window for outward violence; a painted cup becomes a theater for a long love; in an ordinary room a
  • Outside History: Selected Poems, 1980-1990

    ·4.1·241 Ratings
    "[Boland is] an original, dazzlingly gifted writer.... Uncompromising intellect, wry perception, and verbal brilliance.... A wonderfully elegant and sensual writer, keenly attuned to the pleasures of form and sound.... She's as musically gifted and as unc
  • In a Time of Violence: Poems

    ·4.15·297 Ratings
    This, her seventh book, continues to mine what she has termed "the meeting place between womanhood and history." 
  • Object Lessons: The Life of the Woman and the Poet in Our Time

    ·4.23·244 Ratings
    Eavan Boland beautifully uncovers the powerful drama of how these lives affect one another; how the tradition of womanhood and the historic vocation of the poet act as revealing illuminations of the other.
  • The Making of a Poem: A Norton Anthology of Poetic Forms

    ·3.99·1,737 Ratings
    Poetry's Ingredients: Mark Strand and Eavan Boland Explore FormExplaining beauty is hard work. But distinguished poets Mark Strand and Eavan Boland have produced a clear, super-helpful book that unravels part of the mystery of great poems through an engag
  • Against Love Poetry: Poems

    ·4.07·182 Ratings
    These powerful poems are written against the perfections and idealizations of traditional love poetry. The man and woman in these poems are husband and wife, custodians of ordinary, aging human love. They are not figures in a love poem. Time is their esse
  • A Journey with Two Maps: Becoming a Woman Poet

    ·4.15·85 Ratings
    "This is a book of being and becoming. It is about being a poet. It is also about the long process of becoming one," writes Eavan Boland. These inspiring essays are both critical and deeply personal, allowing the adventure, passion, and struggle of becomi
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