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Slip-Shod Sibyls

Recognition, Rejection and the Woman Poet

by Germaine Greer

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Published by Viking Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry & poets,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • English

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7643098M
    ISBN 100670849146
    ISBN 109780670849147

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Germaine Greer’s Slip-Shod Sibyls is a typically provocative and fascinating account of the careers of female poets from the time of Sappho up to the 20th century. Greer argues that the biggest problem facing women poets in the past wasn’t the difficulty of getting published, but rather the fact that it was too easy for a woman poet to get published/5.

The term 'slip-shod sibyls' is adapted from a gibe of Alexander Pope. It encapsulates the common contempt for the half-educated women who dared to expose themselves in the literary market-place, convinced that they were born trc-music.com by: The term 'slip-shod sibyls' is adapted from a gibe of Slip-Shod Sibyls book Pope.

It encapsulates the common contempt for the half-educated women who dared to expose themselves in the literary market-place, convinced that they were born poets/5(22).

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Germaine Greer,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(22). Slip-Shod Sibyls must be considered her first and long overdue major statement on general literary history and criticism" - Camille Paglia in the Observer. The Cover shows a detail from The Nine Living Muses of Great Britain by Richard Samual.

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In this. Slip-Shod Sibyls Recognition, Rejection and the Woman Poet by Germaine Greer ISBN ISBN In this provocative book, the author, argues the problem with poetry written by women beforewas, that it was ignored, but, that it was a form of expression that women were unable to express themselves well in, as.

"The term 'slip-shod sibyls' is adapted from a gibe of Alexander Pope. It encapsulates the common contempt for the half-educated women who dared to expose themselves in the literary market-place, convinced that they were born poets.". Slip-Shod Sibyls () Slip-Shod Sibyls: Recognition, Rejection and the Woman Poet () is an account of women who wrote poetry in English beforeand an examination of why so few have been admitted to the literary canon.

[]Born: 29 January (age 80), Melbourne, Victoria. Mar 10,  · Less well known is her career as a literature scholar and professor, where her unique perspective comes through, as in her essay, "Female Impersonator," about male poets speaking as female voices, or her book, Slip-shod Sibyls: Recognition, Rejection, and the Woman Poet, where she controversially suggests that a reason many pre-modern women poets are absent from standard.

Get this from a library. Slip-shod sibyls: recognition, rejection and the woman poet. [Germaine Greer]. In this thoroughly engaging new book, the fervent, rollicking, straight-shooting Greer, is, as ever, "the ultimate agent provocateur" (Mirabella).

With passionate rhetoric, outrageous humor, and the authority of a lifetime of thought and observation, she trains a sharp eye. Jan 25,  · Germaine Greer, Australian-born English writer and feminist who championed the sexual freedom of women.

Among her notable books are The Female Eunuch (), The Obstacle Race: The Fortunes of Women Painters and Their Work (), The. Dr Germaine Greer's books include The Female Eunuch, The Obstacle Race, Sex and Destiny, The Madwoman's Underclothes, Daddy, We Hardly Knew You, The Changeand Slip-shod Sibyls.

She is currently Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies at Warwick University.2/5(3). Jan 20,  · Dr Germaine Greer's books include The Female Eunuch, The Obstacle Race, Sex and Destiny, The Madwoman's Underclothes, Daddy, We Hardly Knew You, The Change and Slip-shod Sibyls.

She is currently Professor of English and Comparative Literary Studies at Warwick University.3/5(2).Jan 22,  · She puts a spotlight on the women History ignores, like Streisand who “shatter[ed] female convention and la[id] the groundwork for second-wave feminism;” or Germaine Greer who wrote The Female Eunuch inas well as Slip-Shod Sibyls, “her study of women poets.Buy Slip-shod Sibyls by Germaine Greer () by Dr.

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