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The marriage of Emily Dickinson

a study of the fascicles

by William Shurr

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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Love poetry, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Marriage in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      StatementWilliam H. Shurr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS1541.Z5 S55 1983
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 230 p. ;
      Number of Pages230
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3164928M
      ISBN 100813114993
      LC Control Number83006862

      The Life of Emily Dickinson. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, Winner of the National Book Award. Widely considered to be the best biography for accuracy and richness of biographical detail. Wolff, Cynthia Griffin. Emily Dickinson. Perseus Books. Great deals on Emily Dickinson 1st Edition Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!

        Emily Dickinson was born in a family where the father was the patriarchal figure and women were expected to be confined to the kitchens. The gender roles were divided between men and women – men occupying the financial space while women were confined within marriage, religion, motherhood and domestic work. A pioneering educator of women, Mary founded Mount Holyoke Female Seminary in , which Emily Dickinson attended from In , the seminary became Mount Holyoke College, where Lyon’s legacy is celebrated yearly at commencement. .

        Insisting that Emily Dickinson was unusual isn’t confined to Apple’s show. Indeed, there is a long tradition of labeling Emily as peculiar. Even the Emily Dickinson Museum, in Amherst, emphasizes Dickinson’s departures from the norm. Here, we hear about Emily’s rule-breaking poetry, erratic nature, reclusive life, and nontraditional garb.   A Book: 1 & 2 (poems by Emily Dickinson) He ate and drunk the precious words, His spirit grew robust; He knew no more that he was poor, Nor that his frame was dust. He danced along the dingy days.


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: The Marriage of Emily Dickinson: A Study of the Fascicles (): William H. Shurr: Books. About the book. Over Emily Dickinson’s lifetime, she wrote over 1, poems; her style very much her own used capitalization and dashes instead of standard punctuation.

Emily Dickinson was not fond of the concept of marriage during the mid-nineteenth century and wanted to show the gender roles that defined a husband and wife. The reasons behind this are: how women were treated without a voice, only showing that women were only used for labor and work, and because of this, Emily [ ]4/5(37).

The author’s gaze widens from the claustrophobic family constellation — Dickinson’s parents, Edward and Emily; her siblings, Vinnie and Austin; Austin’s wife, Sue, and mistress, Mabel. Emily Dickinson’s poems titled “The Contract” (J) and “The Wife” (J) actively portray her thoughts on the social concept of marriage.

It is important to “understand that Emily Dickinson wrote many poems about marriage, some which supported marriage. In the early years of Austin and Susan’s marriage, Emily Dickinson would often visit The Evergreens and enjoy the company she found there.

Susan and Austin had three children: Edward (“Ned”), born in ; Martha, born in ; and Thomas Gilbert (“Gib”), born in Emily Dickinson was born on Decemin Amherst, Massachusetts.

While she was extremely prolific as a poet and regularly enclosed poems in letters to friends, she was not publicly recognized during her lifetime.

She died in Amherst inand the first volume of her work was published posthumously in   1. "I taste a liquor never brewed" In life and in art Emily Dickinson was idiosyncratic – she did not choose the prescribed life of a well to-do woman of her era (marriage etc.) rather she.

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Shurr, William. Marriage of Emily Dickinson. Lexington, Ky. It may predate the civil war (), but Dickinson’s response to the war remains an interesting topic. The Emily Dickinson Museum site is helpful.

It reminds us that roughly half of Dickinson. The marriage of Emily Dickinson: a study of the fascicles. [William Shurr] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search Emily Dickinson; Emily Dickinson: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Shurr.

Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: Looking for books by Emily Dickinson. See all books authored by Emily Dickinson, including The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, and The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson, and more on Buy The Life of Emily Dickinson 1st Harvard University Press Pbk.

Ed by Sewall, Richard B (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low. The Language of Emily Dickinson provides valuable insight into the cryptic, complex, and unique language of America’s premiere poet. The essays make each subject of exploration accessible to general readers, providing sufficient background and contextual information to situate anyone interested in a better understanding of Dickinson’s language.

The collection also makes a. For Emily Dickinson, the harvest was yet to come. This piece is adapted from These Fevered Days: Ten Pivotal Moments in the Making of Emily Dickinson, published in February by Norton.

We want to. Emily Dickinson, "There is no Frigate like a Book" from ( The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press,) Source: The Poems of Emily Dickinson Edited by R. Franklin (Harvard University Press, ). The opening vignette lays the groundwork and presents the first of many surprises about Dickinson.

“Emily loved Sundays,” Ackmann writes, because she enjoyed the. “ The Encoding of Homoerotic Desire: Emily Dickinson's Letters and Poems to Susan Dickinson, –” Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature (Autumn ): – Hart, Ellen Louse and Smith, Martha Nell.

Emily Dickinson wrote a letter to a stranger in in which she asked the recipient, the writer Thomas Wentworth Higginson, to read a few of her poems.

Books; Genres; Collections; Readability; The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series One by Emily Dickinson Love, Poem The Wife. Additional Information Year Published: ; Language: English The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series One.

Emily Dickinson spent the wildest of her “Wild Nights!” alone in a room with her pens, ink and papers, and over the course of several. This guide to the best Emily Dickinson poems is a tribute to my very favorite poet.

If you’re interested in reading more of her work, this is where to get started. Who is Emily Dickinson? An inventive and wildly original writer, Dickinson () was known to be somewhat reclusive.Emily Dickinson and her friends joined this group.

Many of Austin Dickinson's male friends found Emily charming and witty, though few had romantic designs on her. Despite being "plain", as her friend Thomas Wentworth Higginson would later describe her, Dickinson drew admirers with her intelligence, charm, and wit.