Jane Kenyon The Making of a PoetOctober 10, 2023 By Collegeville Institute Dana Greene University of Illinois Press, 2023 Visit this title on the publisher's website. Pleasure-loving, sarcastic, stubborn, determined, erotic, deeply sad–Jane Kenyon’s complexity and contradictions found expression in luminous poems that continue to attract a passionate following. Dana Greene draws on a wealth of personal correspondence and other newly available materials to delve into the origins, achievement, and legacy of Kenyon’s poetry and separate the artist’s life story from that of her husband, the award-winning poet Donald Hall. Like this post? Subscribe to have new posts sent to you by email the same day they are posted.