Vicki Feaver

Standard Name: Feaver, Vicki


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Anthologization Eavan Boland
EB was published in Volume 2 of the Penguin Modern Poets series (the second series, which began this year and ran until 1997), together with Carol Ann Duffy and Vicki Feaver .
The first Penguin...
Intertextuality and Influence Ruth Padel
RP dedicated the volume to her partner Michael Black , but the opening poem and one other are dedicated to Irish poet Matthew Sweeney .
Padel, Ruth. Angel. Bloodaxe.
The collection (many of whose contents had appeared, often...
Literary responses Elizabeth Bishop
The strength of EB 's influence on British and Irish poetry was variously recognised during the 1980s by Andrew Motion , Seamus Heaney , James Fenton , and Eavan Boland , and during the 1990s...
Textual Features Carol Ann Duffy
Many poems here feature women answering back to canonical male voices: Liz Lochhead to Donne , Jenny Joseph to W. S. Gilbert , U. A. Fanthorpe to Walt Whitman , Wendy Cope to A. E. Housman
Textual Features Germaine Greer
Women are a minority here, but well represented: Fleur Adcock , Anna Letitia Barbauld , Amy Clampitt , Olive Custance (Lady Alfred Douglas) , Emily Dickinson , Freda Downie , U. A. Fanthorpe , Vicki Feaver
Textual Production Sarah Daniels
When Sally Avens conceived of a series of four radio plays, Women on Love, based on love-poems by women, SD contributed a piece on Carol Ann Duffy 's Warming Her Pearls (in which a...


Late October 2003: The magazine Mslexia invited UK publishers...

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Late October 2003

The magazine Mslexia invited UK publishers to nominate women who had published their first poetry volume in the last ten years, in order to pick a Top Ten list.

20 June to 7 July 2016: British poets Carol Ann Duffy, Gillian Clarke,...

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20 June to 7 July 2016


Duffy, Carol Ann et al. Penguin Modern Poets. Penguin, 1995.
Feaver, Vicki. “Small perfections”. Times Literary Supplement, No. 4068, p. 314.