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The Shield of Achilles Analysis by W.H. Auden

The Shield of Achilles Analysis by W.H. Auden

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Taking its cue from Homer’s epic Iliad, the analysis of The Shield of Achilles conjures an image of a meditative poem which seeks to draw a comment on how brutal and ...

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Editor choice Summary of Telephone Conversation by Wole Soyinka

Summary of Telephone Conversation by Wole Soyinka

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Written in first person narrative, Summary of Telephone conversation by Wole Soyinka draws upon an unseen picture of humanity where it projects the innate difference that ...

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Summary of Prayer For My Daughter by W.B Yeats

Summary of Prayer For My Daughter by W.B Yeats

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“Prayer for My Daughter” is a beautiful personal poem by William Butler Yeats reflecting his gloomy mood and a fear of a disturbing future. The poem was composed in 1919 and ...

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Analysis of Small Pain in My Chest by Michael Mack

Analysis of Small Pain in My Chest by Michael Mack

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Small Pain in My Chest by Michael Mack was read over to 5000 people, at the funeral of the first Blackhawk helicopter pilot, who was shot down in Iraq. It is also read at the ...

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Analysis of A Psalm of Life by H.W Longfellow

Analysis of A Psalm of Life by H.W Longfellow

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The title of A Psalm of Life is an appropriate one. A psalm is an invocation to mankind to follow the path of the righteousness. Here, the speaker advises people to be heroes in ...

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Analysis of The Inchcape Rock by Robert Southey

Analysis of The Inchcape Rock by Robert Southey

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Robert Southey’s The Inchcape Rock is based on the legendary story of a reef off the east coast of Scotland. STYLE: The Inchcape Rock is written in the form of a ballad ...

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Analysis of I Believe by Brucellish K Sangma

Analysis of I Believe by Brucellish K Sangma

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I Believe is a poem by a Garo poet, Brucellish K Sangma. It is a translation from the original Garo poem, Anga Bebera’a into English by the same poet. She is one of the eminent ...

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Summary of Small Pain in My Chest by Michael Mack

Summary of Small Pain in My Chest by Michael Mack

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Small Pain in My Chest by Michael Mack was read over to 5000 people, at the funeral of the first Blackhawk helicopter pilot, who was shot down in Iraq. It is also read at the ...

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Editor choice Summary of The Inchcape Rock by Robert Southey

Summary of The Inchcape Rock by Robert Southey

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Inchcape Rock is a popular poem by Robert Southey about the Inchcape Rock Legend, a reef which is situated in the North Sea, close to the coastal region of Angus in Scotland. The ...

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Summary of I Believe by Brucellish K Sangma

Summary of I Believe by Brucellish K Sangma

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About the poet: Brucellish K Sangma is a Garo poet. Hence she hails from the state of Meghalaya in north-eastern India. She is one of the most eminent among Garo women poets. Not ...

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Editor choice Summary of A Psalm Of Life by H.W Longfellow

Summary of A Psalm Of Life by H.W Longfellow

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A Psalm of Life, a lyric of religious emotion was published in October of 1838. This poem is taken from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s first volume of poems. A ‘psalm’ is a sacred ...

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Analysis of The Professor by Nissim Ezekiel

Analysis of The Professor by Nissim Ezekiel

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The Professor is noted for its expression of the Indian attitude. Indians are proud of their proficiency in English but they are never bothered about the fact that their Indian ...

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Summary of The Professor by Nissim Ezekiel

Summary of The Professor by Nissim Ezekiel

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The Professor by Nissim Ezekiel is a satirical poem written in the form of a conversation between a professor and his student. A satire is way of criticizing a person, an idea or ...

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Analysis of A Doctor’s Journal Entry for August 6, 1945 by Vikram Seth

Analysis of A Doctor’s Journal Entry for August 6, 1945 by Vikram Seth

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The poem, A Doctor’s Journal Entry for August 6, 1945 is penned down in the form of an entry in a journal by a doctor for keeping records. The entry gave the readers a vivid ...

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