Essays Tagged: "Otto Plath"

"The Tender Place" by Ted Hughes

e sees in this act. She, on the other hand, sees her "Daddy's leg". In 1940, Sylvia Plath's father, Otto Plath, had one of his legs amputated when she was eight years old. One month after this he died ...

(4 pages) 4774 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Slyvia Plath

on Bloomington; Indiana University Press, 1988 This is a very important distinction. Plath's father Otto Plath provides us with the skeleton of the Daddy in the tittle yet from the information on Otto ...

(6 pages) 10 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Colossus

ecause of her poetry techniques. Regarding some biographical data, we should take into account that Otto Plath, that is Sylvia's father, died after a long period of untreated diabetes when she had jus ...

(11 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Odds vs Plath

otions struggles she faced resulting from her father's death. Plath's relationship with her father, Otto Plath was nonexistent. "Plath's relationship with her father has proven to be one of the most t ... h her father has proven to be one of the most troublesome of her recurrent themes in this respect. "Otto Plath was a kind, loving father, if formal and somewhat remote, and there was little outward ev ...

(11 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers