Essays Tagged: "Richard Wilbur"

Connotations, themes, attitudes, and other meanings of "Boy at the Window" by Richard Wilbur

"Boy at the Window"Richard WilburTitle: Boy - young, playful, innocentAt the window - bored, daydreaming, attracted to ...

(2 pages) 25 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The Life and Work of Richard Wilbur: a Great American Poet

This Thesis report covers Richards life, literary period and an interpretation of his works.Richard Wilbur:A Great American Po ... He is a post-modern writer whohad a direct, formal and yet light-hearted and playful writing style.Richard Wilbur was born in New York, New York on March 1, 1921. As hegrew he attended many colleges ... be an Armycryptographer until demoted to a front-line infantry position. During his time inthe Army Richard saw action in Italy ,France, and Germany; he also filled heposition of Army cryptographer wh ...

(5 pages) 51 1 4.6 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Edgar Allan Poe

7;' (Buranelli 32).Self-defeat is apparent in "The Mask of the Red Death," also, according to Richard Wilbur's critique in Modern Critical Views Edgar Allan Poe. Wilbur says Poe will have "somet ... when confronted by the figure, falls on his own dagger. The thousand friends immediately fall dead. Richard Wilbur describes the meaning of the story by saying that the Prince's "flight from the Red D ...

(6 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Love And Poetry

seventeenth century by Robert Herrick and is also the theme in a twentieth century poem written by Richard Wilbur. In both, the message is conveyed by a male speaker who addresses a female. Though th ... he most flourishing stage of their lives and for that loss they will forever be left behind. Richard Wilbur's 20th century poem entitled "A Late Aubade" shares the same theme as Herrick's piece ...

(5 pages) 20 0 5.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Richard Wilbur’s Contribution to American Culture

Richard Wilbur's Contribution to American CultureThesis StatementIn Wilbur's poetry, signs of recurr ... ce to Augustinian conceptions of the fall.Versatility in Style as Representation of Cultural VarietyRichard Wilbur used rhyme, rhythm, and vivid description to implant colorful, clear, and almost inte ... le. In order to be called a great American poet one would have to write award winning pieces, which Richard Wilbur has done more than once? Richard's third collection of poems titled Things of This Wo ...

(10 pages) 12 0 0.0 Apr/2011

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies


gion, and Courtly Culture." French Historical Studies 3.2 (1963): 151-183.Moliere. Tartuffe. Trans. Richard Wilbur. New York: Mariner, 1968.

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers