Sylvia Plath is among those poets who preferred to write confessional poetry. Some other poets are Robert Lowell, Anne Sexton and W.D. Snodgrass.
What can we expect from a woman who tried to kill herself thrice? In history of American literature, poetry of Sylvia Plath has the most complex themes.
“About me” is all that Sylvia Plath wants to explain through her poetry. It has always been said that poetry of Sylvia Plath is autobiographical.
Perhaps, Sylvia Plath did not know the value of life. She could not learn anything from her first attempt of ending her life in year 1953 though she could not […]
Sylvia Plath is the older daughter of Otto, who was a professor at Boston University. Her mother’s name is Aurelia Schoeber, who was a high school teacher. Out of the […]
Literature definitely has a universal appeal. It is universal, therefore, read and accepted by every person living anywhere around the globe.Religions, customs, social issues cannot interfere in literature if it […]
Obviously, an artist, either he is a painter; writer or a poet should have to imitate things by his mind with respect to his personal feelings, experience as well as […]
Knight and parson are very minutely painted by the poet in “Prologue to the Canterbury Tales”. Knight represents feudalism and parson symbolizes religion.
The remarkable work of Alexander Pope has retained popularity to this day because of the wonderful talent of Alexander Pope. Not a single line in the poem is considered boring […]
Certain elements of “Paradise Lost” are evident that Milton was a poet of renaissance and the poem falls in the class of renaissance epic.
John Donne is regarded as an incredible poet of his age. His poems are classified into two main categories. The first is love poems, whereas the second is divine poems. […]
Surrey’s contribution in English poetry is remarkable. He is the second sonneteer in English literature after Thomas Wyatt. On one hand, Thomas Wyatt tried his best to translate Italian sonneteer; […]
“Without contrariness is no progression” said Blake from your reading of his poems, describe how, Blake move from Songs of Innocence to Songs of Experience, “The exquisitely tender vision of […]
Ted did critical analysis of love between him and his daughter and wrote Full Moon and Little Frieda. Contrasting images are reason behind its popularity
Ted Hughes is called poet of animals. “That Morning” is a clear analysis of animal’s psyche through which Ted Hughes portrays critical theme of violence.
Chaucer is called the father of English literature. He is appreciated by many critics. In fact, he is ideal for many poets. He is pioneer of English language and literature. […]
The poet conducts critical analysis of procedure of writing poetry and the things which are required for it and then illustrates them in “The Thought Fox”
Ted Hughes interest in dreams and his recourse to occult symbolism are lined with the practice of many other modern poets. Discuss After renaissance, myth was reborn and many writers […]
Ted Hughes revived animal imagery. D. H. Lawrence is also considered a good animal lover but Hughes illustration is different from him in every sense.
Seamus Heaney being an Irish poet has used various themes in his poetry, which are related to his society. Most of the themes, which have been used by him in […]