Poems that pack a serious feminist punch

13 May

While searching for poetry with a feminist stance, I stumbled upon this Huffington Post article (‘I think she was a she,’ which I mentioned yesterday, rates a mention).  While many of these poems are not suitable for classroom use, they are nonetheless an interesting resource to have up one’s sleeve when guiding students to think critically and creatively about what feminist poetry might look and sound like.

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