Abduction and other severe pleasures

Booth, Alison
January 1996
Callaloo;Winter96, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p125
Academic Journal
Presents a critical essay which reviews the book `Mother Love' which was written by Rita Dove which is considered to be a sequence of sonnets. Perceptions of the book; Background information on Dove and how the author is perceived; Examination of the myth of Demeter and Persephone as it relates to the book; Indebt look at the approach used by the author in the book in regards to the fertility myth.


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