Essays Tagged: "Wallace Stevens"

Analysis of "Thirteen Ways to look at a Blackbird"

"Thirteen ways of looking at a blackbird" by Wallace Stevens is a poem about what it means to really know something. In this poem, Stevens shows ...

(2 pages) 92 0 4.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Analysis of "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" by Wallace Stevens

The title of Wallace Stevens poem, "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird," is misleading, because he does not ... fferent conventions to give the poem a better "flow." "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird", by Wallace Stevens uses assonance to make the poem have a better sound or to give it a better "flow." A ... cting opinions that can occur within a person, just like three bickering blackbirds in a tree. Like Wallace's poem, the Beetles also used a blackbird to show us something about ourselves. The lyrics o ...

(4 pages) 81 1 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird" by Wallace Stevens.

ination, nature, and mainly reality, which are facets of existence that no doubt weighed heavily on Wallace Stevens' mind (as well as anyone else who has a mind to think). In this poem, Stevens ponder ... must read with his mind's eye, because he already knows what the poem is about.Works CitedStevens, Wallace. "Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Blackbird." Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, ...

(7 pages) 70 0 1.3 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"The Plain Sense of Things" by Wallace Stevens.

The Plain Sense of Thingsby Wallace StevensIn Stevens' poem "The Plain Sense of Things" the first thing the reader notices is th ...

(2 pages) 34 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Modernism, Modernists in American Literature, Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, Ezra Pound, and T.S Eliot.

lty and also modernists are not giving direct answers. When we look Modernists we see Robert Frost, Wallace Stevens, Ezra Pound, and T.S Eliot.Because Robert Frost was born on a farm, theme of his wri ... pider and butterfly and a Modernist theme, human going crazy we need to believe of God.When we look Wallace Stevens, it is very easy to identify Stevens being a Modernist. Stevens' works match with Mo ...

(5 pages) 226 0 3.8 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

A Modern Artist's Craft Robert Frost and Wallace Stevens

reating modern art. This same paradox, the contrast between reality and imagination, can be seen in Wallace Stevens' "Anecdote of the Jar." In this poem, Stevens is trying to reconcile the world of th ... h unique rhyme scheme, which further illustrates the break from traditional representational art.In Wallace Stevens' "Anecdote of the Jar," Stevens like frost is also trying to show the purpose of an ...

(5 pages) 69 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Interpretation and Analysis of Wallace Stevens' The Snow Man

"The Snow Man" by Wallace Stevens is a poem which creates a unique dramatic situation through an effective imagery, an ...

(6 pages) 14068 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Humboldt's Gift: Hope, History and Humanism

ge of such basic texts as "Plato's Timaeus, Prost on Combray, Virgil on farming, Marvel on gardens, Wallace Stevens' Caribbean Poetry" (17). According to Robert R. Dutton, theBratt 3references to such ...

(6 pages) 23 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Snow Man" by Wallace Stevens

"The Snow Man" by Wallace Stevens is a poem which creates a unique image of the snow man and winter through an effecti ...

(4 pages) 46 0 0.0 Feb/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The modern theme of "Emperor of Ice Cream

When we look at Wallace Stevens poetry , it is very easy to identify Stevens being a Modernist. Stevens' works match ... s also called Supreme Fiction because he was thinking that poetry as a way of understanding reality.Wallace Stevens sees poetry as a way of understanding reality. So he uses Modernism as a response of ...

(1 pages) 2924 0 4.2 Apr/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Wallace Stevens' Biography.

Wallace Stevens wrote most of his poems from the turn of the century to the 1950s. During this time ... and poets started to question the importance of religion in the modern era, and lost belief in it. Wallace Stevens was one of these poets, and felt that you should enjoy your life in the here and now ... the here and now and not waste time living for an afterlife.There are many things that happened in Wallace Stevens's life to make him question religion, and decide just to enjoy his life in the here ...

(7 pages) 46 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

The Theme of Coldness in Edith Wharton's Ethan Frome Wallace Stevens' "The Snow Man."

Coldness is a prominent theme in both Edith Wharton's Ethan Frome and Wallace Stevens' "The Snow Man." When one thinks of coldness, the misery, the emptiness, and the lac ...

(2 pages) 23 0 2.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Marianne Moore On "Bird-Witted"

ive European travels before the First World War, Moore came to the attention of poets as diverse as Wallace Stevens, Hilda Doolittle, T. S. Eliot, and Ezra Pound and corresponded for a time with W.H. ...

(5 pages) 9 0 3.0 Apr/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Master Of Ice Cream

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of The Snow Man by Wallace Stevens.

Afterlife: the complete emptinessWallace Stevens (1879-1955) wrote most of his poems during the world wars period, which took the liv ... of his poems during the world wars period, which took the lives of millions of people. As a result, Wallace Stevens started to question the importance of religion in the modern era, and felt that you ... ses on the relationship between imagination and reality through the perspective of the snow man. Is Wallace Steven concerned with imagination and reality, or perception? In "The Snow Man", the atypica ...

(6 pages) 18 0 0.0 Apr/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry