Adrienne Rich

Rookie (16 May 1929 – 27 March 2012 / Baltimore, Maryland)

Cartographies Of Silence - Poem by Adrienne Rich


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Comments about Cartographies Of Silence by Adrienne Rich

  • Rookie Fred Babbin (3/7/2010 10:30:00 AM)

    Your surrealism is beautiful. It need not be analysed. It shoould ony be read and soaked up. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Tony Jennett (11/7/2005 6:12:00 PM)

    Cor! You do get entangled in words don't you? Is the obfuscation intentional? I'm not going to dredge the creek for a solitary gold nugget - just hope to find it lying in my mind-print one day (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 29, 2012


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