Marking the Passing of Feminist poet Adrienne Rich

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Adrienne Rich, a poet of towering reputation and towering rage, whose work — distinguished by an unswerving progressive vision and a dazzling, empathic ferocity — brought the oppression of women and lesbians to the forefront of poetic discourse and kept it there for nearly a half-century, died on Tuesday at her home in Santa Cruz, Calif. She was 82.

For a biography of Adrienne Rich click here.

For media coverage of her passing click here.
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