Gilbert, Sandra M.
Most widely held works about Sandra M Gilbert
Most widely held works by Sandra M Gilbert
The madwoman in the attic : the woman writer and the nineteenth-century literary imagination by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
28 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 2,696 libraries worldwide
The Norton anthology of literature by women : the tradition in English ( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1996 in English and held by 2,430 libraries worldwide
Contains selections written by over 150 women authors from English-speaking countries. Ranges from the fourteenthcentury to the present.
Death's door : modern dying and the ways we grieve by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,922 libraries worldwide
"Critic, poet, and memoirist Sandra M. Gilbert explores our relationship to death through literature, history, poetry and societal practices." "Seneca wrote, "Anyone can stop a man's life but no one his death; a thousand doors open on to it." This inevitability has left varying marks on all human cultures. Exploring expressions of faith, burial customs, photographs, poems, and memoirs, Sandra M. Gilbert examines both the changelessness of grief and the changing customs that mark contemporary mourning."--Jacket.
No man's land : the place of the woman writer in the twentieth century by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's sisters : feminist essays on women poets ( Book )
9 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,363 libraries worldwide
The awakening, and selected stories by Kate Chopin ( Book )
17 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
A portrayal of a woman trapped in a stifling marriage, who seeks and finds passionate physical love outside the straitened confines of her domestic situation. Highlights the treatment of marital infidelity and an illicit relationship.
Acts of attention; the poems of D.H. Lawrence by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 1990 in English and held by 1,083 libraries worldwide
The Norton anthology of literature by women : the traditions in English ( Book )
8 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and held by 850 libraries worldwide
[This book] represent[s] the exuberant variety of literature that English-speaking women have produced between the fourteenth century and the present. [It] provides a broad chronological overview of itssubject - an overview that allows readers to appreciate fully the female literary tradition which, for several centuries, has coexisted with, revised, and influenced male literary models. [This book] chronicles both the evolution in and the revolutions of women's literature (and women's images of women) in England, the United States, Canada, Australia, India, Africa, and other English-speaking regions. In addition, as what is essentially a course-in-a-book, the anthology maintains a commitment to offering complete, major works in every genre. -Pref.
Inventions of farewell : a book of elegies ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Loss and sorrow are key themes in this collection of poems and elegies by Emily Dickinson, Wallace Stevens, W. S. Merwin, Walt Whitman, Dylan Thomas, Edna St. Vincent Millary, and Stanley Kunitz.
Wrongful death : a medical tragedy by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in Undetermined and English and held by 777 libraries worldwide
"On February 10, 1991, Elliot Gilbert, a sixty-year-old professor of English, checked into a major medical center for routine prostate surgery ... As [the author] examines the bewildering complexity of the legal, social, and medical questions surrounding 'adverse events' like the one that killed her husband, Gilbert shows how vulnerable we all are to the power of the health-care establishment"--Dust jacket.
The house is made of poetry the art of Ruth Stone ( Book )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 626 libraries worldwide
Mothersongs : poems for, by, and about mothers ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
A unique collection of verse about maternity and the celebration of motherhood, MotherSongs brings together for the first time a range of classic and contemporary poems from the United States, Great Britain, and Canada by some of our most memorable writers. The editors have included traditional ballads about maternity and courtly elegies for or by mothers as well as landmark nineteenth-century tributes to mothers and early twentieth-century meditations on motherhood. MotherSongs opens with poems about pregnancy, labor, delivery, and nursing and moves to poems about women raising children, delighting in their growth, or mourning their loss. The volume then turns to poems by sons and daughters who "remember mama.".
Blood pressure by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 libraries worldwide
Rereading women : thirty years of exploring our literary traditions by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 419 libraries worldwide
In the fourth world : poems by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
6 editions published between 1979 and 1983 in English and held by 417 libraries worldwide
Emily's bread : poems by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 351 libraries worldwide
Kissing the bread : new & selected poems, 1969-1999 by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Masterpiece theatre : an academic melodrama by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Belongings : poems by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Aftermath : poems by Sandra M Gilbert ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 193 libraries worldwide
Collects poems on loss and the author's grief over the sudden death of her partner, and also includes wry meditations on aging and its delights and discontents.
American literature American literature--Women authors American poetry American poetry--Women authors Canon (Literature) Criticism, interpretation, etc. Criticism and interpretation Critics Death--Social aspects Dickinson, Emily,--1830-1886 Drama Elegiac poetry, American Elegiac poetry, English English literature English literature--Psychological aspects English literature--Women authors English poetry English poetry--Women authors English-speaking countries English teachers Feminism and literature Feminist literary criticism Feminist poetry, American Feminist poetry, English Fiction Gilbert, Elliot L Gilbert, Sandra M Great Britain Grief History Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) Lawrence, D. H.--1885-1930 Literary collections Literature Literature--Theory, etc. Louisiana Manners and customs Medical personnel--Malpractice Milton, John,--1608-1674 Mother and child Motherhood Mothers Mourning customs Poetry Poetry Stone, Ruth United States Women Women and literature Women authors--Psychology
Gilbert, S. M
Gilbert, Sandra M. (Sandra Mortola), 1936-
Gilbert, Sandra Mortola 1936-
Mortola Gilbert, Sandra 1936-