March 28th, 2012 / 5:34 pm
Author News

RIP Adrienne Rich

Adrienne Rich, a pioneering feminist poet and essayist who challenged what she considered to be the myths of the American dream, has died. She was 82.


  1. deadgod
  2. rauss

      Yikes–for years now I’ve been thinking to myself, Rich won’t live forever; sadly, the day has come–noooooooooooooooooooo!

  3. A D Jameson

      Very sorry to hear that. RIP.

  4. lily hoang

      This makes me very sad.

  5. mimi

      Of Woman Born, which I read in the daze of the months just after the birth of my first child (and when at times I thought I might never read ever again!) just floored me. So Rich.

  6. Vomithelmet McGee

      ahhhhh this is heavy…she is one of the first poets I ever loved