Essays Tagged: "William Cullen Bryant"

Death. Comparing Emily Dickinson And William Cullen Bryants Poems on the topic

Many poems are written about death. The two poets William Cullen Bryant andEmily Dickinson were very influential trancendental writers. Bryant writing ... knew no haste,'she is referring about death taking her away and she sees everything on thisjourney.william Cullen Bryant however sees Death a little different ,like in his poem whenhe says ' There co ... similar,however they still have very strong Unsimiliar elements.The two authors .EMily Dickinsonand william Cullen Bryant definitely have similar elemental intuitions for there poems areso alike.By co ...

(2 pages) 100 0 1.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Romantic Democracy, a paper on "Thanatopsis"

Poems that are based on romanticism such as "Thanatopsis" by William Cullen Bryant express a certain feeling not obtained in other kinds of poems. Many people in ...

(2 pages) 56 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The relevance between a character's philosophy of death and his way of living.

Herman Melville's realistic story, "Benito Cereno", Emily Dickinson's melancholic poem, "712", and William Cullen Bryant's Transcendental poem, "Thanatopsis", distinct representations of death greatl ...

(5 pages) 79 1 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Compare Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Paine and Thomas Jefferson based on our readings and discussions in class.

knack for getting people to follow them.Benjamin Franklin, who had only died about 30 years before William Cullen Bryant wrote To Cole, the Painter, Departing for Europe, seemed to express different ...

(3 pages) 88 1 3.6 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Critical Lens Essay on the quote "Classicism is health, Romanticism is disease" using Walden and The Indian Burying Ground

on the plain—“The hunter still the deer pursues, the hunter and the deer, a shade!” William Cullen Bryant uses his poem Thanatopsis to explain man’s role in nature and the univers ...

(3 pages) 25 0 5.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Mr. William Bryant And His Romantic Antics

xpression, emotion and imagination. Many writers in his time were part of the Romantic Movement and William Cullen Bryant was one of them. His poems are full of Romantic ideals such as the benevolence ... s conventional ideas. This appeals to the radical and the idealistic Romantic in him.This poetry by William Cullen Bryant is clearly of the Romantic style. He uses nature in his poetry in an aesthetic ...

(2 pages) 22 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Themes of Nature: John Smith's "A Description of New England", Washington Irving's "Rip Van Winkle" and William Cullent Bryant's "Thantopsis"

ption of New England," by John Smith, "Rip Van Winkle," by Washington Irving, and "Thanatopsis," by William Cullen Bryant. Each has a very good way of conveying nature and how stunning it is to them.I ... ecting it. All of which appeals to the readers senses of what nature is like.Also in "Thanatopsis," William Cullen Bryant describes how man's purpose should be to become one with nature. He does this ...

(3 pages) 22 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Romantic Period in American Literature

ear about year 1820, after some 20 years by publishing Lyrical Ballads, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth had modernized English poetry. In U.S. as in Europe, latest advanced vision surpr ... ial traditions, the era which observer the early revolution of the Industrial Revolution.The era of William Cullen Bryant is between around 1794-1878; he is the American poet and newspaper editor. Wil ...

(4 pages) 24 0 0.0 Dec/2010

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Death of a Salesman Study

n EdwardsRationalistsGeneral InfoAutobiography by: Ben FranklinRomanticsGeneral InfoThanatopsis by: William Cullen BryantRappucini's Daughter by: Nathaniel HawthorneTranscendentalistsGeneral InfoNatur ... o nature and emotionsAuthors included: Walter Irving Rip Van Winkle, Edgar Allen Poe, James Cooper, William Cullen Bryant ThanatopsisThanatopsis by: William Cullen BryantSummary: "Thanatopsis" starts ...

(7 pages) 2 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers