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From: Nancy Gish
Eliot clearly liked women; he said at one
point to Aiken (I think) that he was very dependent on their company.
He
had women friends all his life and in some cases was very emotionally
intimate with them--Mary Trevelyan for example.  But that is quite
separate
from his belief that with rare exceptions they could not write poetry
and his
preference for keeping them out of publication.  His championing of
Marianne Moore and--at one time but not consistently--Djuna Barnes are
presented by him as clear exceptions to a general rule.
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I think you're forgetting someone.

Cheers,
Peter.