Monthly Archives: December 2012

Monthly Archives: December 2012

Trobairitz: Celebration of Voice, Love, Sex & Music in the Poetry of Catherine Owen

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Trobairitz: Celebration of Voice, Love, Sex & Music in the Poetry of Catherine Owen   Review by Mark McCawley   Trobairitz by Catherine Owen Anvil Press, 5.5×8, 156pp, $18.00 CAN/US published, Fall 2012 Despite the dark, often violent patriarchal images and themes associated with Trobairitz’s heavy metal subtext and its concomitant social and sexual inequalities and class structures — Catherine Owen’s Trobairitz is an optimistic, even confident collection of poems celebrating the myriad voices of love: passionate love, erotic love, …