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Plath Profiles

Contents: Volume 4 - Summer 2011

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Front Matter
Cover, Table of Contents, etc.


Editor's Note
by W. K. Buckley


Sylvia Plath in Belfast
by Gerald Dawe

"I am, in my deep soul, happiest on the Moors": The Impact of Dealing with the World Beyond the Shores of the United States in the Life and Work of Sylvia Plath
by Maeve O'Brien

Dreaming Houses and Stilled Suburbs: Sylvia Plath and the American Ranch Home
by Liz Spies

Sylvia Plath: A Split in the Mirror*
by Susan E. Schwartz


Detail from "Out of the Shoe and into the Cauldron" by Kristina Zimbakova

Red Earth, Motherly Blood: Articulating Sylvia Plath's Anxieties of Motherhood
by Jemma L. King

"Fever 103°": The Fall of Man; the Rise of Woman
by Julia Gordon-Bramer

Sylvia Plath: The Woman Who Gave Up Her Voice
by Bradley Shewaga

To See What She Saw: The Influence of Sylvia Plath
by Jaime Jost

Special Feature

These Ghostly Archives 3
by Gail Crowther & Peter K. Steinberg

Plath and Place: Essays, Poems, and Artwork
Edited by Gail Crowther

Plath and Place: Introduction
by Gail Crowther

Poet on the Edge of the Sea
by Ronald Hayman

Plath on Place: Winthrop

A Perfectly Beautiful Time: Sylvia Plath at Camp Helen Storrow
by Peter K. Steinberg

Plath on Place: Lookout Farm

On the Road with Sylvia and Ted: Plath and Hughes's 1959 Trip Across America
by David Trinidad

Plath on Place: Wellesley

The Best Resurrections: Letter from Yaddo
by Anna Journey

Plath on Place: Yaddo

"The wild beauty I found there": Plath's Connemara
by Gail Crowther

Plath on Place: Connemara

Private Ground
by Jennifer Yaros

Plath on Place: North Tawton

Mr & Mrs Hughes, Camping
by Christine Walde

Plath on Place: Public Garden, Boston

by P. H. Davies

Plath on Place: Haworth

Stubbing Wharf (without the 'e')
by Jemma L. King

Plath on Place: Heptonstall

Two Poems
by Morney Wilson

Plath on Place: Chalcot Square

Two Poems
by David Trinidad

Plath on Place: Court Green

Those Places We Dwelled In
by Kathleen Aponick

Plath on Place: Court Green

Troublous Wringing of Hands (Ocean) and Out of the Shoe and into the Cauldron
by Kristina Zimbakova


Teaching Sylvia Plath: An Avenue from the Personal to the Collective
by Kimberly Mahler

Student Essays

Defamiliarization in the Domestic Poetry of Sylvia Plath
by Lauren Zane

Taking on a Mourning Her Mother Never Bothered With: Esther's Anguished Memory and Her Resistance to a Domestic Life in Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar
by Lauren Ashley Benard

Plath: Poetry as a Journey, not a Form of Shamnism
by Stephanie Ford

Johnny Panic: A Journey to the Bog of Madness
by Jennifer Dobson


Riding Horseback with Sylvia Plath
by Lyn Lifshin

Two Poems
by Morney Wilson

Which Orphan Will Be Mannerly at the Table?
by Andrea Watson

The Light of the Mind, Cold and Planetary
by Jennifer Juneau

Three Poems
by Hafizah Geter

For Sylvia
by Cheryl Diane Kidder

Two Poems
by Diann Blakely

by Juliet Cook

Mowing After Reading Sylvia Plath
by Chrisi Concus

by Jennifer Yaros

From Sylvia to Me
by Jeanne Fielder

Theaters of the Mind
by Azadeh Feridounpour

You Sylvia (in Serbian and English)
by Duska Vrhovac


"The Applicant" into Portuguese
by Maria Rita Drummond Viana

"Winter Trees" into Hindi
by Smita Agarwal


Lady Lazarus
by Linda Kosciewicz-Fleming

The Lilly Library: Photographing Plath
by Vanessa Hurley


Reading Plath at Nineteen
by Nancy Freeman

Briefly Noted
by Amanda Golden


Hughes Reviews
by Gillian Groszewski

Review of the British Library's The Spoken Word: Sylvia Plath and The Spoken Word: Ted Hughes: Poems and Short Stories
by Carol Bere

Review of Luke Ferretter's Sylvia Plath's Fiction: A Critical Study
by Amanda Golden

Review of Heather Clark's The Grief of Influence: Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes
by Amanda Golden

Wish I Had More Theater Like This
by Nina Solomita

Representing Sylvia Plath (Cambridge University Press, 2011)

*Due to an oversight, the title in the paper by Susan E. Schwartz in the table of contents is incorrect. The title should be "Sylvia Plath: A Split in the Mirror."