Double Persephone

Title

Double Persephone

Authors

Margaret Atwood

Files

Document Type

Book

Description

Double Persephone is a self-published poetry collection written by Canadian author Margaret Atwood in 1961. Atwood handset the book herself with a flat bed press, designed the cover with linoblocks, and only made 220 copies. It was the first publication ever released by Atwood, and comprises seven poems: "Formal Garden", "Pastoral", "Iconic Landscape", "Persephone Departing", "Chthonic Love", "Her Song", "and "Double Persephone".

Publication Date

1-1-1961

Publisher

Hawkshead Press

City

Toronto

Award

2020 Richard C. Holbrooke Distinguished Achievement Award

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | Poetry

Double Persephone

Catalog Record

Share

COinS