Sarah's Choice (Phoenix Poets) (Paperback)

By Eleanor Wilner

University of Chicago Press, 9780226900285, 110pp.

Publication Date: January 17, 1990

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Description

In this, her third collection of poems, Eleanor Wilner revises a number of our culture's central myths; invoking figures as diverse as Briar Rose and Miriam the Prophet, she casts upon their stories, and choices, an enlivening feminist perspective.

"There is so much that is impressive in Wilner's mature poems. In an era which has been labelled 'The End of History,' she examines history's less obvious lessons. If the past is to teach us, she seems to say, then we must re-invent and re-shape it."—Poetry


About the Author

Eleanor Wilner is the author of two books of poems, " maya," winner of the 1979 Juniper Prize, and "Shekhinah," published by the University of Chicago Press.