Red Comet: The Short Life and Blazing Art of Sylvia Plath by Heather Clark

“I hope to free Plath, from the cultural baggage of the past 50 years,” Heather Clark writes in her new biography, “and reposition her as one of the most important American writers of the 20th century.” Heather Clark’s  937 page doorstopping biography of Sylvia Plath is a joy from beginning to end.   Well, no.  […]