Essays Tagged: "Ohio River Valley Conference"

"Autumn Begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio" by James Wright

Aspirations of a Better LifeIn the poem "Autumn Begins in Martins Ferry, Ohio," the author, James Wright, tells a tale of a seemingly small, lower class, blue-collar communi ... out.Although, Wright himself played football, and even went as far as being a semi pro play in the Ohio River Valley Conference, the tone of the poem would seem to portray football as a sport for foo ...

(3 pages) 19 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry