Sylvia Plath: The blood jet of poetry | The Economist

The blood jet of poetry

dailymail.co.uk - Andrew Wilson 26 January 2013: Sylvia Plath goes mad in Manhattan: How a magazine assignment amid New York's elite drove her to the edge of sanity In our final extract from the gripping new biography a young Sylvia Plath is sent to Manhattan to work as a guest editor at Mademoiselle magazine - a journey which started hers towards mental collapse

Sylvia Plath goes mad in Manhattan: How a magazine assignment amid New York's elite drove her to the edge of sanity

dailymail.co.uk - Andrew Wilson 26 January 2013: Sylvia Plath goes mad in Manhattan: How a magazine assignment amid New York's elite drove her to the edge of sanity In our final extract from the gripping new biography a young Sylvia Plath is sent to Manhattan to work as a guest editor at Mademoiselle magazine - a journey which started hers towards mental collapse

Back in April, the Guardian dropped an apparent literary bombshell—new letters had been discovered from the poet Sylvia Plath, alleging horrific physical abuse at the hands of her husband, the Brit…

Back in April, the Guardian dropped an apparent literary bombshell—new letters had been discovered from the poet Sylvia Plath, alleging horrific physical abuse at the hands of her husband, the Brit…

Warren Kay Vantine, studio photograph of Sylvia Plath (1954) (Mortimer Rare Book Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, © Estate of Sylvia Plath)

Warren Kay Vantine, studio photograph of Sylvia Plath (1954) (Mortimer Rare Book Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts, © Estate of Sylvia Plath)

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