Walt Whitman was a poet, and a journalist who changed poetry completely, he didn 't use traditional rhyme or meter. He is one of America’s greatest poets, he was born 1819 in the West Hills of New York. Walt Whitman is best known for Leaves of Grass, Song of Myself, and his poem O Captain! My Captain! He is the quintessential humanist poet.
Faisal Mazen Mr. Ali Alshehab English- 10N 30 November 2016 Sonnet 18 Sonnet 18 is a poem written by the English poet, playwright, and actor William Shakespeare. William Shakespeare is regarded as the greatest writer in the English language. He is often called England's national poet, and the "Bard of Avon.” Shakespeare was born and brought up in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. Shakespeare produced most of his known work between 1589 and 1613. His early plays were primarily comedies and histories, and these are regarded as some of the best work ever produced in these genres.
Specifically, stories in the bible, especially of the Old Testament. Likewise, Melville was inspired by William Shakespeare’s books in writing his masterpiece Moby Dick. Although, many other references were considered, Shakespeare is the most abundant in this novel. It was his major influence because he wanted to prove the superiority of American Nation as well as American Literature. In this novel he presents tragedy like Shakespeare.
He is also called the “father of free verse” and also “poet of democracy” His major work is a poetry collection called “Leaves of Grass.” Gibran is a Lebanese-American poet and an artist. He was seen as political and literary rebel in his time. He is considered to be romantic poet. He is popularly known for his work, “The Prophet.” He is considered as the third best selling poet of all time. Though both these poets are very much different in outlook, the poems about rain by each of them have a lot to be compared.
Amongst some of the greatest teachers of poetry in the 20th century it is not surprising that Theodore Roethke would be one of the names that is normally quoted. Some of the greatest American poets of the late 20th century have been inspired by his common theatrical classroom style and his passion. Suffering from a spells mental illness that were undiagnosed, Roethke also has an obsession for a lust for life. Although Roethke wrote many diverse body of works, it was "The Waking." that won him 1954 Pulitzer Prize for his poetry Some of his other works famous literature includes "Open House" and "The Far Field."
He was also first to use love in tragedy and it is said that Hamlet was the first play to relate to modern man and woman. Hamlet is considered to be one of the greatest plays in western literature because of its complexity dealing with the human mind and numerous themes that are presented throughout the play. The approach taken by Shakespeare in Hamlet has brought to life various interpretations of meaning. Hamlets struggle to confront his internal dilemma was how to avenge the death of his father. This demonstrates the idea of how a persons
Angel Hsu Ms. Lin AP English Literature and Composition 12A 18 November 2014 Poetry Project Research Paper Robert Frost, often hailed as one of the greatest poets in American history, is a dominant vanguard of the modern poetry movement – “modernism”, which aims to re-evaluate the assumptions and aesthetic values of preceding poets. Frost’s integral role in modernism not only reshapes traditional poetry but also inspires an unprecedented style of poetry, one that merges both traditional poetic conventions with vivid descriptions and uninhibited lyricism. Frost has composed many celebrated poems in which he tactfully utilizes poetic meter, rhyme, and various other similar effects to create vivid imagery and bring comprehensive vignettes of
Faulkner is one of the most celebrated writers in American literature usually and southern literature specifically. His first published Story “A rose for Emily”, is one of the most famous that an American has written. Faulkner captured Southern Gothic in this short story by giving the story a moody and forbidding atmosphere. “A Rose for Emily” depicts southern gothic literature through the characters, the setting, and the mysteries and secrets. The First thing that makes this story southern gothic literature is the characters.
SONNET 18 is a very famous poetry, from a very famous poet writer, it gives feelings and self expression for the reader or listener when he or she reads or hear the poem. The writer of this poem is William Shakespeare, William Shakespeare is one of the most talented poets in English poets. He wrote many poems, from them he wrote the sonnets. Our discussion in the assignment sheet analysis is on one of William Shakespeare sonnets, it is sonnet 18. William Shakespeare is the greatest writer in the English language.
Percy Bysshe Shelley was one of the most respected English romantic poets in the nineteenth century, he born in Broad Bridge Heath England on 4th, August 1792. He was one of the epic artists of the nineteenth century, and is best known for his exemplary treasury verse works, for example, Ode to the west wind. Shelley was known for his long form poetry. He was one of romantics poets in the age of movement of romanticism, and the most important feature of the romanticism school was the nature and its relation with humans. For example, "Ode to the West Wind" It 's fundamentally a sort of lyric sonnet that addresses a subject, The speaker conjures the "Ode to the west wind" of autumn, which dissipates the dead leaves and spreads seeds with the goal that they might be supported by the spring.