Anne Sexton (nata Anne Gray Harvey Newtoniae in urbe Massachusettae die 9 Novembris 1928; mortua Westoniae Massachusettae die 4 Octobris 1974) fuit poetria Americana, quae suis versibus confessionalibus vehementer privatis innotuit. Praemium Pulitzeranum poesis pro libro Live or Die anno 1967 accepit. Inter themata eius poesis sunt proelium diuturnum contra depressionem et maniam, inclinatio ad mortem voluntariam, et varia singula intima ex sua vita privata, eius coniunctionibus cum marito et liberis non exclusis.

Monumentum Annae Sexton, in Coemeterio Forest Hills in Jamaica Plain Massachusettae.
Wikidata Anna Sexton
Res apud Vicidata repertae:
Nativitas: 9 Novembris 1928; Newton
Obitus: 4 Octobris 1974; Weston
Patria: Civitates Foederatae Americae

Officium

Munus: poëta, scriptor, scriptor librorum puerilium
Patronus: Universitas Bostoniae, Oberlin College, Colgate University

Memoria

Laurae: Guggenheim Fellowship, Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, Shelley Memorial Award
Sepultura: Forest Hills Cemetery

OperaRecensere

Poesis et prosa (collectanea et mythistoriae)Recensere

  • Mythistoria infecta, decennio 197 coepta
  • To Bedlam and Part Way Back (1960)
  • The Starry Night (1961)
  • All My Pretty Ones (1962)
  • Live or Die (1966) (Praemium Pulitzeranum, 1967)
  • Love Poems (1969)
  • Mercy Street, ludus scaenicus in duobus actibus
  • Transformations (1971) ISBN 061808343X
  • The Book of Folly (1972)
  • The Death Notebooks (1974)
  • The Awful Rowing Toward God (1975; liber postumus)
  • 45 Mercy Street (1976; liber postumus)
  • Anne Sexton: A Self Portrait in Letters, ed. Linda Gray Sexton et Lois Ames (1977; liber postumus)
  • Words for Dr. Y. (1978; liber postumus)
  • No Evil Star: Selected Essays, Interviews and Prose, ed. Steven E. Colburn (1985; liber postumus)

Libri puerilesRecensere

Omnes cum Maxine Kumin scripti.

  • 1963 Eggs of Things (delineatus a Leonardo Shortall)
  • 1964 More Eggs of Things (delineatus a Leonardo Shortall)
  • 1974 Joey and the Birthday Present (delineatus ab Evalina Ness)
  • 1975 The Wizard's Tears (delineatus ab Evalina Ness)

BibliographiaRecensere

  • Gill, Jo. 2007. Anne Sexton’s Confessional Poetics. University Press of Florida.
  • Middlebrook, Diane Wood. 1991. Anne Sexton: A Biography. Bostoniae: Vintage. ISBN 9780679741824.
  • Sexton, Linda Gray. 1994. Searching for Mercy Street: My Journey Back to My Mother. Little, Brown & Co. ISBN 9780316782074.
  • McGowan, Philip. 2004. Anne Sexton & Middle Generation Poetry: The Geography of Grief. Praeger Publishers. ISBN 9780313315145.
  • Salvio, Paula M. 2007. Anne Sexton: teacher of weird abundance. Albaniae Novi Eboraci: State University of New York Press. ISBN 9780791470978. OCLC 70684774.

Nexus externiRecensere

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