Blain, Virginia, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford, 1990.
Vincent Van Gogh
Standard Name: Van Gogh, Vincent
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|Textual Features||A. S. Byatt||
The painter Van Gogh is a constant presence in this highly allusive novel, which takes Stephanie Potter, now Orton, through pregnancy and birth (while she tries to hold on to her former identity by reading...
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Elizabeth Jennings||
Of her breakdown experience she writes, There are no lifebelts here on which to fasten.
A Mental Hospital Sitting Room remarks mildly, It does not seem a time for lucid rhyming.Van Gogh maps out...
|Theme or Topic Treated in Text||Liz Lochhead||
This book begins with two longer poems inspired by Lochhead's visit to the Western Isles of Scotland: Outer, on rural life and legend, and Inner, on the impressions of an outsider visiting...