Because I Could Not Stop: An Encounter with Emily Dickinson
About Because I Could Not Stop
Emily Dickinson was a woman ahead of her time. While she produced some of the most haunting and visionary poetry in the American cannon, she refused to be confined by the expectations of a 19th century woman. Using her own words, ERC's "Because I Could Not Stop" explores the inner life of an artist whose intellectual curiosity and emotional intensity are only rivaled by her fierce defiance of literary and social authority.
100 minutes, incl. intermission