Essays Tagged: "Dickinson: Poems (Everyman's Library Pocket Poets)"

Emily Dickinson and Walt Whitman contrast in the ways of their different writing structure, subject tone, and topics discussed in the majority of their published works.

d be the structure that the poets use to express themselves through. Whitman uses free verse in his poems. A clear representation of this is any excerpt from "Song of Myself". This poem has a set rhyt ... or expression from the author. Dickinson, however, uses well planned out short lines of rhymes. Her poems don't usually consist of many more than 6 words per line and are written in verse. This gives ...

(3 pages) 113 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Emily Dickenson: Central Themes

d during her lifetime. The rest weren't released until they were found after her death in 1886. Her poems are a passionate representation of how she felt and what her life was like. She put all of her ... l of her heart and soul into her poetry. Her poetry reflects her loneliness and the speakers of her poems generally live in a state of want. Dickinson's intellectual writings take as their subject iss ...

(5 pages) 117 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Emily Dickinson

r lyrical appeal can be attributed to her aphoristic and abrupt style. Each and every phrase of her poems constitutes a direct representation of her unique personality or mood. This expression is deve ... onality or mood. This expression is developed through the short measure structure within all of her poems, in which the effect of this brevity is amplified by her verbal perniciousness. Almost all of ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Emily Dickinson Review and Interpretation of Poems #449, #465, and #712

al and societal issues during her lifetime.Emily Dickinson was a very unique poet for her time. Her poems were mostly written in four line stanzas that have the voice of a hymn or psalm. Her scheme wa ... al. It will survive years to come due to its revolutionary ideas and its universality.In one of her poems, "I died for beauty, but was scarce", one can obviously see the theme of death and the ABCB rh ...

(6 pages) 133 0 2.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Who is emily dickinson.How do you feel about her writings?

tions, Emily Dickinson is just too big to be contained. She bursts free of all categories. Like her poems she explodes into a multiplicity of meanings, perhaps because, like them she wasn't about some ... isunderstood poet and, indeed, have spent several ultimately worthwhile hours poring over her short poems to discover the sexual/spiritual depths. For the record: I think part of Dickinson's persona i ...

(1 pages) 42 2 2.6 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of Emily Dickinson's "I'm Nobody! Who are you?"

One of Emily Dickinson's most popular poems is "I'm Nobody! Who are you"? This poem seems to have a light and funny theme because it is ab ...

(1 pages) 63 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

Biography of Emily Dickinson and Evaluation of Style

eople concluded that it was his departure that caused the heartbroken feelings shown in some of her poems. The other person was Samuel Bowles, editor of the Springfield Republican, who encouraged her ... the Springfield Republican, who encouraged her to publish her poems and to whom she addressed many poems to. However, she never did, because she believed that life is not just about finding dame and ...

(3 pages) 42 1 3.7 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Emily Dickinson -- Poems

At first glance, Emily Dickinson's poetry looks short and concise. Many of her poems contain just a few stanzas, and not many words per line. This might give one the impression th ... ever, upon further inspection, a reader can see that Dickinson is not a simple writer. Although her poems are short, each word is carefully chosen and most have multiple meanings. An example of ... out having to waste time, paper, and use extra words. She chose the words that were included in her poems very carefully and if you examine them closely, you can see that they often have more than one ...

(3 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Poetry of Emily Dickinson

ry, she taught - and still teaches - something of a far greater value: life lessons. In four of her poems, Dickinson uses the common theme of perspective as a means to illustrate various lessons that ... ion, Dickinson develops the theme of perspective. The lesson she teaches is harder to identify. The poems iswritten with peaceful sounding words and action: "Civility", "He knew no haste", "We passe ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry