Devoted exclusively to women poets, this volume in the Undergraduate Companion Series presents students with an abundance of important resources necessary for 21st-century literary research. The most authoritative, informative, and useful Web sites and print resources have carefully been selected and compiled in a bibliographic guide to the introductory works of 221 women poets who write in English or have works available in English translation. Representing more than 25 nationalities worldwide, the women included in this volume have each contributed significantly to the genre of poetry. For each author you will find concise lists of the best Web sites and printed sources, including biographies, criticisms, dictionaries, handbooks, indexes, concordances, journals, and bibliographies.
Acknowledgements Introduction Frequently Cited Web Sites Frequently Cited References Web Sites and References for Poets Index of Poets
Reviews [Dean's] depth of knowledge about women poets is evident in this volume. As far as this reviewer can tell, this is the most comprehensive book of this kind for women poets-especially with an international scope.—Reference Reviews