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Bridging The Distances: Women Writers Exploring The Nightmare Of Vietnam, Christina Triezenberg Jul 2015

Bridging The Distances: Women Writers Exploring The Nightmare Of Vietnam, Christina Triezenberg

Christina Triezenberg

This essay seeks to challenge the now-common practice of excluding Vietnam-era antiwar verse from contemporary literary anthologies by exploring the works produced by professional and amateur female poets who, in many cases, had witnessed the war firsthand and reflected on their experiences in verse that depicts the often harsh realities of this still-contested conflict. By exploring poetry written by women who served in a variety of capacities during the war, this essay underscores the repeated attempts made by women writers to bridge the distances between the home front and the battlefront and offers a compelling argument about the importance of ...


Two Lyrics From ‘Rondo’, Janet Holmes May 2012

Two Lyrics From ‘Rondo’, Janet Holmes

Janet A. Holmes

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Rondo, Janet Holmes Oct 2011

Rondo, Janet Holmes

Janet A. Holmes

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Janet Holmes, Janet Holmes Dec 2007

Janet Holmes, Janet Holmes

Janet A. Holmes

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The Green Tuxedo, Janet Holmes Dec 1997

The Green Tuxedo, Janet Holmes

Janet A. Holmes

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