List of feminist poets

This is a list of feminist poets. Historically, literature has been a male-dominated sphere, and any poetry written by a woman could be seen as feminist. Often, feminist poetry refers to that which was composed after the 1960s and the second-wave of the feminist movement.[1][2] This list focuses on poet who take explicitly feminist approaches to their poetry.






  1. The Feminist Encyclopedia of Italian Literature (1. publ. ed.). Westport, Conn. [u.a.]: Greenwood Press. 1997. p. 105. ISBN 978-0-313-29435-8.
  2. Feminist Theory Reader (3rd ed.). Routledge. 2013. p. 159. ISBN 978-1-135-07383-1.
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