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What I’m really up to,” she wrote, “is recreating a sort of deluxe Nova Scotia all over again in Brazil” (Kalstone 152). — Katie Van Wert BIBLIOGRAPHY Bishop, Elizabeth. The Complete Poems, 1927–1979. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1979. _____. One Art: Letters. Ed. Robert Giroux. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1994. Costello, Bonnie. 2 (2003): 334–366. Goldensohn, Lorrie. Elizabeth Bishop: The Biography of a Poetry. New York: Columbia University Press, 1992. Kalstone, David. Becoming a Poet: Elizabeth Bishop with Marianne Moore and Robert Lowell.
In The Greening of Faith; DeWitt; EEN). Causing similar controversy among scholars is the Bible’s use of the word “wilderness,” described as one of the most powerful words in all of Judeo-Christianity by Harvard Divinity School’s David Williams, who ﬁnds over 250 references to wilderness in both Bible testaments (24–5). ” In fact, the Puritans made “howling wilderness” a common American saying, after the Deuteronomy 32:10 passage wherein God ﬁnds Jacob “in the waste howling wilderness” (KJV) ( Johnston, Nash).
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