Your Own, Sylvia (Prebound)

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"Your Own, Sylvia "draws on Plath's writing and extensive nonfiction sources, chronicling Hemphill's interpretation of Plath's life from infancy to her death by suicide at age 30. The poems are arranged chronologically and each conveys an experience in Plath's life told via the voice and perspective of family members, friends, doctors, fellow writers, etc.--as interpreted by Hemphill. Each poem is accompanied by an addendum that further explains the factual circumstances of that poem's subject. The book also includes an Author's Note, some photos, a section describing the source material for each poem, and suggestions for further reading.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781606868355
ISBN-10: 1606868357
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publication Date: December 23rd, 2008
Pages: 260
Language: English