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by Lois Ames,Anne Sexton

Author: Lois Ames,Anne Sexton
Subcategory: Arts & Literature
Language: English
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin; 1st edition (1977)
Pages: 433 pages
Category: Biographies
Rating: 4.7
Other formats: azw lit mobi lrf

Anne Sexton: A Self-Portr. has been added to your Cart. And as someone growing up with an intensely volatile and self involved mother myself, believe Anne Sexton did her daughter Linda Gray (who in fact compiled these letters) a HUGE disservice by appointing her literary executor.

Anne Sexton: A Self-Portr. Imagine this became an immense burden for the daughter who so resembled her mother and, if Anne had any consideration whatsoever (obviously she didn't), she would have left her daughter free and clear to develop and assert her own individuality without punishing her with homework from mum.

Sexton, Anne; Sexton, Linda Gray, 1953-; Ames, Lois. ark:/13960/t1hh7pv1h.

Anne Sexton: A Self-Portrait in Letters. An expression of an extraordinary poet's life story in her own words, this book shows Anne Sexton as she really was in private, as she wrote about herself to family, friends, fellow poets, and students.

A Self-Portrait in Letters. Anne Sexton smiles out of childhood snapshots and portraits, but even so, her large green eyes convey the pain she would later put into words. When she grew older, she described herself as a girl who was meant to be a boy, the unwanted third daughter ; her memories were of a childhood studded with physical and mental abuse. Yet her older sister Blanche saw Anne as a much-loved child, over-indulged-the center of attention.

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Anne Sexton (1928–1974) was a Pulitzer Prize–winning American poet famous for her confessional style and .

Anne Sexton (1928–1974) was a Pulitzer Prize–winning American poet famous for her confessional style and her frank engagement. A SELF-PORTRAIT IN LETTERS, a biography assembled by friend Lois Ames and daughter Linda Gray Sexton, is included in this selection from The Archive. Biographies of Remarkable Women That You Need to Read. From pioneers and political dissidents to inventors and astrophysicists, the biographies of these 26 famous women deserve a spot on your must-read list. April 11 ·. earlybirdbooks. Who Wrote It: Anne Sexton or Sylvia Plath?

Complete summary of Anne Sexton's Anne Sexton: A Self-Portrait in Letters. Lois Ames, too, knew Anne Sexton well before her suicide

Complete summary of Anne Sexton's Anne Sexton: A Self-Portrait in Letters. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Anne Sexton: A Self-Portrait in Letters. Lois Ames, too, knew Anne Sexton well before her suicide.

Illustrated throughout with candid photographs and memorabilia, the letters - brilliant, lyrical, caustic, passionate, angry - are a consistently revealing index to Anne Sexton's quixotic and exuberant personality.

While confessional poet Anne Sexton included details of her life and battle with mental illness in her published work .

While confessional poet Anne Sexton included details of her life and battle with mental illness in her published work, her letters to family, friends, and fellow poets provide an even more intimate glimpse into her private world.

Anne Sexton: A Self-Portrait in Letters (with Lois Ames, 1992). Half in Love: Surviving the Legacy of Suicide (2011). Bespotted: My Family's Love Affair with Thirty-Eight Dalmatians (2014). Sexton (2004) p. 22.

An expression of this extraordinary poet's life story in her own words. The letters--brilliant, lyrical, caustic, passionate, angry--are a consistently revealing index to her quixotic and exuberant personality.