Essays Tagged: "Jessie Pope"

World war one poetry.

ttitude of the poets changed over the course of the war.The first poem that I'm going to look at is Jessie Pope's who's for the game. Jessie wrote poems for the daily mail she was hated by poet Wilfre ...

(3 pages) 63 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War I

Dulce et Decorum Est by Wilfred Owen

ith the term 'my friend,' he is referring to any person who believes the 'lie', and also, mostly to Jessie Pope. She was an influential war supporter at the time, and wrote poetry about the glory of w ...

(5 pages) 71 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Critical Analysis of Dulce Et Decorum Est If you were asked to choose a poem to be included in an anthology of great twentieth century poetry, what would it be and why?

ent the gas as both fire and lime burn the skin. Owen's poem was a direct answer to another poem by Jessie Pope that was called 'The Call'. In this poem, Jessie says promotes the idea of going to war ... ifferent ways. It could be directed towards the readers in general, or it could be directed towards Jessie Pope. This is sarcastic because Owen despises Pope and is not her friend. This is one of the ...

(5 pages) 42 0 4.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Wilfred Owen Dedicated 'Dulce et Decorum Est' to Jessie Pope. How successful was he in exposing her ignorance of the grim realities of war as expressed in her poem 'Who's for the Game'

Game' were written during the great war, both poem had opposing view points. Both Wilfred Owen and Jessie Pope were inspired to write due to the war but Wilfred Owen fought in the western front while ... men false impressions of war while 'Dulce et Decorum Est' showed readers the grim realities of war.Jessie Pope's 'Who's for the Game was written to recruit young men into the army. The poem made war ...

(3 pages) 55 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Wilfred Owen's 'Dulce Et Decorum Est' compared to Jessie Popes 'Whos For The Game'

es did the poets have as they wrote, and how are those purposes reflected in the language they used?Jessie Pope wrote 'Who's for the Game' to encourage young men into joining the British army. She wro ... rnment propaganda. She was very patriotic and wanted to use her writing skills to help the country. Jessie Pope wrote the poem the way she did she because she did not want to discourage men from going ...

(5 pages) 28 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Second World War poetry and Rising Five poem

st addressed, like in the following quotation: "If you could hear". The poem was first addressed to Jessie Pope, a pro-war enthusiast back in England. After the writer points out how Pope could truly ...

(6 pages) 18 0 3.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

Analysis of Wilfred Owen's poetry

in war and what horror awaits those that come. Owen uses this poem as an attack to another writer, Jessie Pope, to convey to the public at the time, war is not a game and that the boys are not valued ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry