Essays Tagged: "Odour of Chrysanthemums"

A discussion of DH Lawrence's depiction of weakness in the face of other forces

eakness by being trapped between nature and machine or being over powered by one of the forces. In 'Odour of Chrysanthemums' a woman was forced back into a hedge as a train "thumped heavily past". She ... d women.DH Lawrence has illustrated weakness in the face of other forces in the four short stories 'Odour of chrysatheums', 'Strike Pay', 'Tickets, Please', 'Daughters of the vicar' and the poem 'Snak ...

(5 pages) 112 0 4.9 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Epiphany: Odour of Chrysanthemums & Shiloh

Epiphany: Odour of Chrysanthemums & ShilohAn Epiphany is a literary term that can be applied to Elizabeth ... H. A Glossary of Literary Terms. United States of America: Heinle &Heinle, 1999.Lawrence, D.H. "Odour of Chrysanthemum." ENE 101: Literature and Composition ICourse Reader. Kingston: Royal Militar ...

(3 pages) 81 0 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Influence of Absence: Achieving Presence through Absence in DH Lawrence's "Odour of the Chrysanthemums"

In the short story "Odour of Chrysanthemums," D.H. Lawrence effectively and continually employs a technique of keeping c ... through the story, symbolizing the angst that appears to surround and to emanate from Walter. The "odour" of the chrysanthemums serves as a reminder to Elizabeth and the reader that Walter is indeed ... tory is truly effective by including the reader in creating the character development.The focus of "Odour of the Chrysanthemums" is that of a revelation. The epiphany that Elizabeth reaches is the res ...

(4 pages) 46 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Freudian Slip: D.H. Lawrence and Odour of Chrysanthemums

on of this paper was to be a character analysis of Walter's mother in D. H. Lawrence's short story, Odour of Chrysanthemums. However, as fate likes to taunt, the intentions became askew while nearing ... ses and they want her, in a broadly sexual way. The young boy, however, has a rival, his father. In Odour of Chrysanthemums we see that there is no mention of Walter's father and no struggle for the m ...

(3 pages) 34 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Odour of Chrysanthemums vs. Cry of The Children

Revolution. Of particular interest was its effect on the human condition. In both the short story "Odour of Chrysanthemums" by D. H. Lawrence and "The Cry of the Children" by Elizabeth Barrett Browni ... freedom, and are thus miserable. D. H. Lawrence illustrates this same phenomenon very literally in "Odour of Chrysanthemums." He depicts the life of a miner as dull, joyless, and trapped by routine: w ...

(4 pages) 2379 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature