This weekend I did the PechaKucha 20×20 for the first time, joining a worldwide phenomenon where PowerPoint meets stand-up. If you’ve lived long enough in these times, you’ve experienced that… Read More
Teaching Gwendolyn Brooks this week with lyric bass-baritone Anthonio Canty reminded me of how crucial poets’ playlists are to their stylistic repertoire. Soundscapes as diverse as Brooks’s help students attune… Read More
I wrote this piece for Poetry & Popular Culture to coincide with W. H. Auden’s birthday. Casagrande member Cristobal Bianchi visited UF this year and spoke about the Bombing of… Read More
About Marsha Bryant
Marsha Bryant's interdisciplinary research links literature to a diversity of materials, including advertising, art, Egyptology, film, magazines, and music. Her latest book, Women's Poetry and Popular Culture, received funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Professor Bryant’s most popular courses are Women's Poetry, Modern British Poetry, Desperate Domesticity: the American 1950s, and Post-Punk Cultures: The British 80s. She is a member of UF's Academy of Distinguished Teaching Scholars, and Associate Editor of Contemporary Women's Writing.
Women’s Poetry and Popular Culture
Marsha Bryant’s book explores the counterintuitive innovations that women poets fashion from Hollywood films, household advertising, mass magazines, children’s books, and tabloid journalism.