What's in a Name?: Gender and the Generation of "Young Female Poets"

Sarah Holland-Batt

Abstract


This essay examines the question of gender bias in Australian literature and the mariginal state of poetry. "Poetry undoubtedly occupies a peripheral position in Australian literary culture...." "Nevertheless, Australian poetry persists, and stubbornly flourishes.".

Keywords


story; gender; young female poets

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.25120/etropic.16.2.2017.3615

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