UNE POÉTESSE EN TEMPS DE DÉTRESSE: NINA CASSIAN
A WOMAN POET IN TIMES OF DISTRESS: NINA CASSIAN
Subject(s): Language and Literature Studies
Published by: Studia Universitatis Babes-Bolyai
Keywords: Nina Cassian; war; Fascism; Communism; irony; Romanian poetry; woman; exile.
Summary/Abstract: A Woman Poet in Times of Distress: Nina Cassian. This paper follows Nina Cassian’s poetry on three defining dimensions – the antifascist and antiwar commitment, the ironic anticommunist commitment, and the American exile – in order to show that in times of distress, poetry records the ideological conversion of an individual who can be labeled disloyal, but not insincere.
- Issue Year: 60/2015
- Issue No: 1
- Page Range: 35-44
- Page Count: 10
- Language: French