Category: Poets with initials K to O
Daybreak in Alabama Summary by Langston Hughes

Daybreak in Alabama Summary by Langston Hughes

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‘Daybreak in Alabama’ speaks about two kinds of aspirations, both of which were also important to the African-American poet Langston Hughes (1902-1967) in his real life. The first ...

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Mother to Son Analysis and Summary by Langston Hughes

Mother to Son Analysis and Summary by Langston Hughes

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POET INTRODUCTION: Langston Hughes (1902-67) was an African American poet. He was born in Joplin, Mississippi. He lived in Mexico for a period of time during his youth and spent a ...

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Summary and Analysis of Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep by Mary Elizabeth Frye

Summary and Analysis of Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep by Mary Elizabeth Frye

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“Do Not Stand at My Grave and Weep” is a well-known poem, usually recited at funerals, was written by Mary Elizabeth Frye. Little was known about the author and it remained a ...

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Summary  and Analysis of As I Grew Older by Langston Hughes

Summary and Analysis of As I Grew Older by Langston Hughes

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Langston Hughes (1902-1967) was a famous African-American poet, social activist, novelist and playwright and was recognized as an important literary figure who lived during the ...

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Summary and Analysis of The Eve of Waterloo by Lord Byron

Summary and Analysis of The Eve of Waterloo by Lord Byron

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‘The Eve of Waterloo’ by Lord Byron is a narrative poem, exciting as well as full of pathos. The poem is based on a true incident that happened just before the Battle o Waterloo. ...

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Editor choice Summary and Analysis of the Enterprise by Nissim Ezekiel

Summary and Analysis of the Enterprise by Nissim Ezekiel

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Nissim Ezekiel is one of the prolific Indian writers in English of the 20th century. He was playwright, editor, critic and poet. He was awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award for his ...

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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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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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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 and Analysis of the Night of the Scorpion by Nissim Ezekiel

Summary and Analysis of the Night of the Scorpion by Nissim Ezekiel

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About the poet – A Jewish-Indian poet, playwright, art critic (The Names of India (1964–66)) and editor (Poetry India (1966–67)) born on 14th December 1924 in Mumbai, was regarded ...

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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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Summary and Analysis of Barbie Doll by Marge Piercy

Summary and Analysis of Barbie Doll by Marge Piercy

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Marge Piercy is an American poet, novelist and social activist. She is best known for being a feminist poet and her bitter verses against the ill treat of women by the society. ...

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Analysis of Prayer before Birth by Louis Macneice

Analysis of Prayer before Birth by Louis Macneice

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“ Prayer Before Birth” by Louis McNiece is a dramatic monologue written from the perspective of an unborn child. Through the persona of an unborn child, the monologue makes an ...

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She Walks in Beauty Analysis by Lord Byron- Summary

She Walks in Beauty Analysis by Lord Byron- Summary

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This article provides She walks in beauty analysis by Lord Byron. Byron has been one of those poets who have left an everlasting mark in the history of English literature ...

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