A Review: Among the Goddesses by Annie Finch
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The Strong Verse
...the work is an excellent and moving feminist epic, standing with Trilogy and Descent as bright additions to the canon. Like any poet of worth, Finch produces beautiful lines, by themselves worth the price of admission...
Annie Finch is a major poet, one of very few who understand how lyric lives in part because it can speak for something larger than the ego. ”
—Charles Altieri, University of California-Berkeley
Annie Finch is author or editor of numerous books, most recently Spells: New and Selected Poems (Wesleyan) and A Poet’s Craft: A Comprehensive Guide to Making and Sharing Your Poetry (U of Michigan Press). Her work also includes translation, poetics, and...