Sister Mary Madeleva Wolff has been hailed as the outstanding nun poet of our time. She has been lauded by contemporary authors, both Catholic and non-Catholic. Critics have recognized in her the strength and warmth of original genius. She is master of a variety of themes and poetic patterns. As a lyricist she employs her skill in poems that range from the simplest to more complex, from classical forms of free verse.
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Sister Mary Madeleva, Catholic Literary Criticism, Poetry Criticism
Hau, Sister Mary Eva O.S.F.. "An Analysis of the Prose and Poetry of Sister Mary Madeleva." (1944). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/engl_etds/135