Book summary: Early Ripening


"This is a rich and exciting collection of contemporary women's poetry for the 1980s. Selected and introduced by Marge Piercy, and celebrating the diverse racial, ehtnic and cultural experiences of poets from all over the United States, it includes such well known names as Meridel Le Sueur, Audre Lorde and Adrienne Rich as well as rising new poets like Joy Harjo, Celia Gilbert and Sharon Olds. Bringing together brand new poems and some of her own favourites, Marge Piercy shows that women are writing powerful, witty and moving poetry. There are personal poems, political poems, love poems -- a veritable feast....

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