Essays Tagged: "Anne Bradstreet"

Early American Writers

erature of early American writers there is one common trait among all the writings: religion. Among Anne Bradstreet and Jonathan Edwards all speak of their opinion of religion, god, heaven, and materi ... d Jonathan Edwards all speak of their opinion of religion, god, heaven, and material things. Anne Bradstreet was a puritan wife, originally from England but then moved to America. Upon moving a ...

(2 pages) 92 0 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

The Literature of Puritan, speaks of Edward Taylor and Anne Bradstreet

d there feelings in stories, journals, and meny other forms. Some of the major Puritan writers are: Anne Bradstreet, William Bradford, Edward Taylor, William Byrd, and menny outhers.The author of 'Hus ... this to pruswade people to convert back to puritanisum and this worked for a small amount of people.Anne Bradstreet aouthor of 'Upon the burning of our House.' This poem is one of the ones that I like ...

(2 pages) 115 0 3.4 Sep/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

Essay talking about the time pierod of the Puritans realting to American literature. How the time influences American writing and writers of the Puritan age

shone through in their writings. The authors we studied wrote in a plain style of prose and poetry. Anne Bradstreet broke off from the "normal" method of poetry in her works. Many people of her time w ...

(3 pages) 155 0 3.9 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Essay analyzing Anne Bradstreet's The Author to Her Book; focuses on the complex attitude of the author towards her work.

Anne Bradstreet's The Author to Her Book describes the complex attitude of the author - specifically ... k that they should know that it is still rough - never to be completed.The Author to Her Book shows Anne Bradstreet's complex attitude towards any literary work of hers by giving the controlling metap ...

(2 pages) 105 0 2.7 Oct/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

A comparison of Anne Bradstreet and John Woolman, both New England writers.

New England writers shared the same beliefs, but how they chose to reveal them to the world varied. Anne Bradstreet and John Woolman were two such writers whom both had a strong belief in God, yet the ...

(5 pages) 53 0 4.6 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"love through the ages" discusses the differences and similarities between the 2 poems "Love is not all" (by Edna St. Vincent Millay) & "To my dear and loving husband" (by Amm Bradstreet).

blished "Love is not all" in 1931, centuries after "To My Dear and Loving Husband", by puritan poet Anne Bradstreet (1612-1672), was published in 1678. While comparing these two poems, one can see man ...

(3 pages) 163 2 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"Arthur to Her book", by Anne Bradstreet.

her BookJust as the seasons, and weather differentiates human attitudes and emotions tend to also. Anne Bradstreet makes the reader well aware of the indecisiveness of human attitudes as well as emot ...

(2 pages) 59 1 2.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Anne Bradstreet-A Model Puritan Woman.

Anne Bradstreet-A Model Puritan WomanAnne Bradstreet's poetry epitomized the simplistic, rural, and ... the love for her God and family and a very sarcastic view on a woman's role in the Puritan society.Anne Bradstreet incorporated the unconditional love for God and her upheld faith as the foundation o ... se on high erect, Framed by that mighty Architect" (Bradstreet 148).Having lived in the wilderness, Anne Bradstreet's poetry was all the more intimate because it centered around her family and the imm ...

(4 pages) 78 0 4.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Critical analysis on ann bradstreet upon the burning of our house

In the poem Upon the Burning of Our House , written by Anne Bradstreet, Bradstreet demonstrates many religious qualities, such as not loving her personal b ...

(1 pages) 26345 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Early Puritan and Pilgrim Literature

orify God and record journeys for historical purposes. The most famous poets of this period include Anne Bradstreet and Edward Taylor. William Bradford, the governor of the Plymouth Colony, kept a jou ... s that God decides whether a man will go to heaven or hell before he or she is even born. The poet, Anne Bradstreet illustrates the theme in her poem "Upon the Burning of Our House" "And, when I could ...

(4 pages) 57 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

An analysis of 3 works of Anne Bradstreet

Anne Bradstreet was a gifted poet. She was ahead of time with her knowledge,understanding, ideas and ... nderstand the strong love Bradstreet has for her husband. She shows her devotion tohim in a smooth manner through imagery. An example of this is presented in lines 5-7.She writes, "I prize my love mor ... ld no more shall I."The reader can feel her mourning and longing to have her treasured possessions. AnneBradstreet has a talented way of expressing her loss that even the reader shares in her lossand ...

(3 pages) 103 0 3.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Anne Bradstreets "To My Dear Children"

By Lee A. ZitoAnne Bradstreet's "To My Dear Children" is a poem, which she had written for her eight children. The ...

(1 pages) 31 0 4.3 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

"Imperfections- an Explication of "An Author to Her Book" by Anne Bradstreet"

ed the full text of the poem as well as my explication of it. Enjoy!The Author to Her Bookby Anne BradstreetThou ill-form'd offspring of my feeble brain,Who after birth did'st by my side ... out of door."Imperfections"        As shown in "The Author to Her Book" by Anne Bradstreet, perfectionism is not a new phenomenon. The speaker of the poem uses diction, image ...

(3 pages) 20 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Puritain Values, an analysis of early American Literature.

the Puritan mind-set of depravity would also shine through in their writings. The literary works of Anne Bradstreet, Edward Taylor, and the New England Primer are all prime testaments of Puritan thoug ... the glories available in the afterlife, and not in the present, making their meager living bearable.Anne Bradstreet's less intense poems reveal the more ordinary aspects of Puritan life. Although the ...

(2 pages) 43 0 1.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Biography, Interpretation of poems, and bibliography of Anne Bradstreet.

Anne Bradstreet was born in Northampton, England in 1612. She was the daughter of Governor Thomas Du ... 16, she married Simon Bradstreet, an employee and future governor of the Massachusetts Bay Company. Anne and Simon emigrated to America along with Anne's parents in 1630 aboard the Arabella. They beca ... s. He was an assistant in the Massachusetts Company and was twice governor of the colony. Simon and Anne had eight children after moving to Massachusetts Bay. She was a devoted wife and mother as well ...

(15 pages) 77 0 5.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

"The Author To Her Book" by Anne Bradstreet.

"The Author To Her Book", by Anne Bradstreet is a poem directed towards her previously written book. The whole poem is an extende ...

(4 pages) 32 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Anne Bradstreet's "Here Follows Some Verses upon the Burning of Our House"

Anne Bradstreet's "Here Follows Some Verses upon the Burning of Our House" is a perfect example of P ... ith and values are made apparent within the first ten lines of the poem. The poem is entirely about Anne's thoughts as she watches her house burn. She makes the readers feel as though they are witness ... e makes the readers feel as though they are witnessing their own possessions and houses catch fire. Anne rhymes every couple of lines. This affects the way the poem flows and it allows the reader to p ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

A typical AP essay analyzing Anne Bradstreet's use of controlling metaphor and other figurative language devices in her book, "The Author To Her Book".

In her book, "The Author To Her Book", Anne Bradstreet conveys the deep and intricate demeanor of the author towards her work. Bradstreet u ... imperfect draft by doing so, never to be completely finished.In her poem, "The Author to Her Book", Anne Bradstreet reveals a complex and abstruse attitude that all authors share towards their pieces ...

(3 pages) 29 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

This essay explores how different people cope with the world they live in.

ericans told myths, Christopher Columbus compared his discoveries to what he was familiar with, and Anne Bradstreet wrote poetry.Native Americans have used myths or folklore, most which portrays great ... to what he knew and was familiar with back home.To My Dear and Loving Husband was a poem written by Anne Bradstreet in order to cope and except that her husband was away. Anne Bradstreet wrote her dee ...

(2 pages) 20 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Bradford

ing that prosperity made them fall apart (258).Instead of reflecting the glory of gathering wealth, Anne Bradstreet's poems reveal the splendor of spirituality. Deeply immersed in spirituality, her po ... ed enormously -- from complex poetry to homely journals and religious history. William Bradford and Anne Bradstreet both were writers during the Puritan times. Bradford's Of Plymouth Plantation ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers