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Title Crossing boundaries : an international anthology of women's experiences in sport / Susan J. Bandy, Anne S. Darden, editors.
Imprint Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [1999]

Subject Sports -- Literary collections.
Women athletes -- Literary collections.
Literature -- Women authors.
Alt Name Bandy, Susan J.
Darden, Anne S., 1963-
Description xvi, 311 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 0736000887
OCLC # 40715895
Table of Contents
Pt. IThe Outsiders: Cheerleaders, Lamenters, and Rebels1
  Lost and Won / Mary Russell Mitford6
  The Hunting of the Hare / Margaret Cavendish12
  Boys of These Men Full Speed / Muriel Rukeyser15
  Hang-gliders in January / U. A. Fanthorpe16
  The Sprinters / Lillian Morrison17
  Smalltown Dance / Judith Wright18
  Young Girls Running / Jean Earle19
  Golf / Laura Jensen20
  Women's Tug of War at Lough Arrow / Tess Gallagher22
  A Study for the Badminton Game / Pauline Stainer22
  Hotshot / Nancy Boutilier24
  Marathoner / Stephanie Plotin34
  Running / Leslie Ullman36
  on watching a world series game / Sonia Sanchez39
  The Jockey / Carson McCullers41
  The Splendid Outcast / Beryl Markham46
  Why Aren't Women Racing at Indy? Janet Guthrie Knows / Tracy Dodds55
  A Marble Game in 1955 / Jadene Felina Stevens58
  Playing Pool / Julia Darling60
  The Lady Pitcher / Cynthia Macdonald61
  Change-Ups / Maria Noell Goldberg64
  first peace / Barbara Lamblin69
Pt. IIDear Body ...71
  Little League Women / Deena Metzger76
  Athletic / Anne Rouse77
  Pumping Iron / Diane Ackerman78
  Disappearing / Monica Wood79
  The Dancer / Nancy Boutilier81
  Belly Dancer / Diane Wakoski84
  Learning to Ride / Susan McMaster85
  what if I become a body builder? / Tobey Kaplan88
  Hard-Hitting Woman: Winning the Serve / Maxine Silverman89
  A Running Girl: Fragments of My Body History / Ulla Kosonen91
  The Swimmer / Lorna Crozier100
  Runner Resumes Training After an Injury / Grace Butcher101
  "Muscles" Hougen Comes Out of Softball Retirement / Judith Hougen102
  Late Bloomers / Barbara Smith103
  Antarctica Considers Her Explorers / Diane Ackerman104
  To A Woman Caving / Linda Rose Parkes106
  Biking at Dusk along the Charles / Jean Monahan107
  Runner at Twilight / Grace Butcher107
  Swimmers / Ruth Harriet Jacobs108
  The Nude Swim / Anne Sexton109
  Swimming the Body's Water / Lucia Cordell Getsi110
  The Swimmer / Angela Gatteschi111
Pt. IIIWoman and Nature: The Bond With the Hunted113
  The Mighty Hunter / Mrs. J. B. Worley117
  Men Fishing in the Arno / Elizabeth Jennings118
  Hooked / Nancy Boutilier119
  Fishing / Kay Ryan121
  Lady with a Falcon / May Sarton121
  Song of the Fisherman's Lover / Roseann Lloyd122
  Birdshooting Season / Olive Senior124
  The Goring / Sylvia Plath125
  The Buck / Joyce Carol Oates126
  time of fish dying / Gabriela Melinescu138
  The Falconers / Simonne Jacquemard139
  Death Invited / May Swenson141
  His Power: He Tames What Is Wild / Susan Griffin144
  Jacklight / Louise Erdrich146
  Fishing Off Nova Scotia / Sharon Olds147
  The Trappers / Margaret Atwood148
  The Weighing / Jane Hirshfield150
  In Yellow Grass / Jane Hirshfield151
Pt. IVThe Contact Imperative153
  Basket-Ball at Bryn Mawr / Ethel le Roy de Koven157
  Transit / Adrienne Rich157
  Red Runner / Diane Wakoski159
  Running With Helena / Theresa W. Miller161
  The Interpretation of Baseball / Carole Oles162
  City Ball / Roberta Israeloff164
  The Pain Business / Linda France175
  The Cyclist / Cherry Clayton180
  Ping-Pong Doubles Match / Mary Ann Waters181
  On Not Shooting Sitting Birds / Jean Rhys183
  A Swimming Lesson / Jewelle L. Gomez185
  In the Ocean / Patricia Goedicke187
  Woman Skating / Margaret Atwood190
  Daughter, Diving / Paulette Roeske191
  Golf Lesson / Susan Ioannou192
  Teaching Chess to a Daughter / Jo Casullo193
  Lines / Barbara Smith194
  Outswimming / Lucia Cordell Getsi195
  Sometimes in Winter / Linda Pastan196
  Morning Athletes / Marge Piercy197
  Soccer by Moonlight / Anita Skeen198
  The Locker Room / Susan Richards Shreve200
  Competition / Mariah Burton Nelson202
  Prothalamion / Maxine Kumin203
  Pair Partner / Janice Bultmann203
  State of Grace / Lucy Jane Bledsoe205
  Phantasia for Elvira Shatayev / Adrienne Rich220
Pt. VEncounters With Sport: Discovery of Self223
  A Winter Ride / Amy Lowell227
  I Dance / Valeska Gert228
  First Dive / Florence McNeil230
  The Dive / Cornelia Brownell Gould231
  April Fools on Polar Circus / Janet Roddan232
  Surfing / Ellen Phethean234
  The Tournament / Merril Mushroom235
  Posting-Up / Stephanie Grant240
  Her Marathon / Jenifer Levin259
  Women Who Run / Laurel Starkey271
  Running / Ellen E. Moore272
  Swimming / Svava Jakobsdottir274
  Mary Bacon Loses Her Final Race / Joan Ryan277
  Margarethe "Gretel" Bergmann from How She Played the Game / Cynthia L. Cooper280
  Contest / Florence Victor283
  The Uni-Gym / Anne Rouse284
  Early Morning Swim / Vicky Darling284
Pt. VIBeyond Gender, Space, and Time: Dervish Rhythms in the Games of the Gods287
  Golden Section, Giants Stadium / Diane Ackerman289
  Frozen Motion / Wislawa Szymborska291
  Dancers Exercising / Amy Clampitt292
  Martha Graham / Elaine Equi293
  Breaking the Speed Record / Cristina Peri Rossi295
  Amateur Athletic Meeting / Elizabeth Smither297
  The Runner / Erin Moure298
  Dance Memories / Denise Levertov299
  Song for Girls or Balance Beams / Zehra Cirak300
  Greek Dances I / Simonne Jacquemard301
  Greek Dances II / Simonne Jacquemard302
  Muscle Like Metaphor Pulls Thin and Tough / Vivian Jokl303
  African Chess 1977 / Tessa Ransford304
  Between Hard Rocks and Savage Winds I Try / Vittoria Colonna305
  Rowing / Anne Sexton306
  The Swimmer / Sharon Olds308
  A Game of Ball / Muriel Rukeyser309

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