Voyages over Voices

BookVoyages over Voices

Voyages over Voices

Critical Essays on Anne Stevenson

Liverpool English Texts and Studies, 59


September 15th, 2010

Access Token


Other Formats



Voyages over Voices is the first book length critical exploration of the internationally acclaimed American-British poet Anne Stevenson. A past winner of the The Poetry Foundation's Neglected Masters Award, the Lannan Lifetime Achievement Award for Poetry and the Northern Rock Foundation Writer's Award, Stevenson has long been admired by poets and critics alike as one of the most important contemporary poets on either side of the Atlantic. Angela Leighton brings together a distinguished list of contributors, including Jay Parini, Carol Rumens, Tim Kendall and John Lucas, in a collection that provides a significant and invaluable contribution to understanding Stevenson's work as poet and critic. Voyages over Voices will be required reading for scholars contemporary British and American poetry.

Author Information

Angela Leighton is Senior Research Fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents
Section TitlePagePrice
Title page3
Copyright page4
Notes on Contributors7
‘Making Poetry'11
Chapter 113
Chapter 224
Chapter 338
Chapter 465
Chapter 581
Chapter 693
Chapter 7108
Chapter 8126
Chapter 9135
Chapter 10161
Chapter 11174
Chapter 12183
Chapter 13201
Chapter 14216
Chapter 15224
Chapter 16252
General Index257
Index of Stevenson’s Works264