Table of contents for 100 essential modern poems by women / edited by Joseph Parisi and Kathleen Welton.

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Contents
Introduction
EMILY DICKINSON (1830-1886)
[260] [I'm Nobody! Who are you?] (1861)
[312] [I can wade Grief-] (1862)
[339] [I like a look of Agony](1862)
[372] [After great pain, a formal feeling comes-] (1862)
[448] [I died for Beauty-] (1862)
[466] [I dwell in Possibility-] (1862)
[479] [Because I could not stop for Death-] (1862)
[591] [I heard a Fly buzz-when I died-] (1863)
[620] [Much Madness is divinest Sense] (1863)
[861] [They say that "Time assuages"-] (1864)
CHRISTINA ROSSETTI (1830-1894)
Remember
EMMA LAZARUS (1874-1925)
The New Colossus
AMY LOWELL (1874-1925)
The Letter
Katydids
MINA LOY (1882-1966)
From Songs to Joannes	
SARA TEASDALE (1884-1933)
After Love
ELINOR WYLIE (1885-1928)
Parting Gift
H. D. [HILDA DOOLITTLE] (1886-1961)
Bird in Snow
from The Walls Do Not Fall, I, VI
EDITH SITWELL (1887-1964)
from Façade: Sir Beelzebub
Still Falls the Rain
MARIANNE MOORE (1887-1972)
No Swan So Fine
The Past is Present
Silence
EDNA ST. VINCENT MILLAY (1892-1950)
[What lips my lips have kissed]
[I, being born a woman and distressed]
DOROTHY PARKER (1893-1967)
One Perfect Rose
Symptom Recital
LOUISE BOGAN (1897-1970)
Women
STEVIE SMITH (1902-1971)
The Queen and the Young Princess
PHYLLIS McGINLEY (1905-1978)
Public Journal
ELIZABETH BISHOP (1911-1979)
In the Waiting Room
[Sestina]
The Fish
MAY SWENSON (1913-1989)
Neither Wanting More
Staring at the Sea on the Day of a Death of Another
MURIEL RUKEYSER (1913-1980)
More a Corpse Than a Woman
What They Said
Waiting for Icarus
Myth
RUTH STONE (b. 1915)
Getting to Know You
Train Ride
JUDITH WRIGHT (1915-2000)
Five Senses
Woman to Child
Ishtar
GWENDOLYN BROOKS (1917-2000)
kitchenette building
AMY CLAMPITT (1920-1994)
Nothing Stays Put
MONA VAN DUYN (1921-2004)
In Bed With a Book
The Stream
DENISE LEVERTOV (1923-1997) 
The Ache of Marriage
Divorcing
LISEL MUELLER (b. 1924)
Necessities
CAROLYN KIZER (b. 1925)
Children
From Pro Femina (I, II) 
MAXINE KUMIN (b. 1925)
The Envelope
A Calling
ANNE SEXTON (1928-1974)
Housewife
The Truth the Dead Know
ADRIENNE RICH (b. 1929)
"I Am in Danger-Sir"
from Twenty-one Love Poems (III, XI)
For the Record
SYLVIA PLATH (1932-1963)
Daddy
Morning Song 
Edge
LINDA PASTAN (b. 1932)
What We Want
Prosody 101
The Obligation to be Happy
FLEUR ADCOCK (b. 1934)
Advice to a Discarded Lover
Poem Ended by a Death
AUDRE LORDE (1934-1992)
Now That I Am Forever with Child
MARY OLIVER (b. 1935)
Roses, Late Summer
The Place I Want to Get Back To
MARGIE PIERCY (b. 1936) 
My mother's novel
For strong women
For the young who want to
LUCILLE CLIFTON (b. 1936)
the lost baby poem
MARGARET ATWOOD (b. 1939)
The Animals in That Country
Habitation
Carrying Food Home in Winter
from Songs of the Transformed:
	Pig Song
	Rat Song
	Crow Song
MARILYN HACKER (b. 1942)
Invocation
Morning News
SHARON OLDS (b. 1942)
The Language of the Brag
LOUISE GLÜCK (b. 1943)
A Fable
Eros
ELLEN BRYANT VOIGT (b. 1943)
Amaryllis
Lesson
NIKKI GIOVANNI (b. 1943) June 7
Legacies
EAVAN BOLAND (b. 1944)
The Pomegranate
KAY RYAN (b. 1945) 
Repulsive Theory
The Well or the Cup
JANE KENYON (1947-1995)
Happiness
Otherwise
HEATHER MC HUGH (b. 1948)
Outcry
A Physics
CAROLYN FORCHÉ (b. 1950)
The Garden Shukkei-en
RITA DOVE (b. 1952)
Crab Boil
GJERTRUD SCHNACKENBERG (b. 1953)
Supernatural Love
LOUISE ERDRICH (b. 1954)
Asiniig
Advice to Myself
Acknowledgments
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

English poetry -- Women authors.
English poetry -- 20th century.
English poetry -- 19th century.
American poetry -- Women authors.
American poetry -- 20th century.
American poetry -- 19th century.