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Confessional poetry - Wikipedia

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In a review of the book in The Kenyon Review, John Thompson wrote, "For these poems, the ...

A Brief Guide to Confessional Poetry | Academy of American Poets

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Feb 21, 2014 ... Confessional poetry is the poetry of the personal or “I.” This style of writing ... One of the most well-known poems by a confessional poet is ...

Sylvia Plath | Poetry Foundation

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Sylvia Plath was one of the most dynamic and admired poets of the 20th century. By the time she took her life at the age of 30, Plath already had a following in the ... In one of her journal entries, dated June 20, 1958, she wrote: “It is as if my life were ... and Sexton as a member of the so-calledconfessional” school of poetry.

Laura Ebberson: "Elizabeth Bishop's Poetic Voice: Reconciling ...

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Bishop's two major influences, poets Marianne Moore and Robert Lowell, ... poet who started what Bishop herself called “that nonsense of confessional ... She once wrote that a story she sent to Moore, “The Sea and Its Shore,” was “so untidy. .... Through separating opposing styles of poetry, one can find evidence for both of ....

A Defense of Train Wrecks: Lyric Narrative Poetry and the Legacy of ...

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Jul 28, 2015 ... These poets came to be known as the confessional poets; additional .... Sexton wrote poems about intimate, and, in her day, unmentionable topics .... in the 1980s and 1990s resulted in a kind of one-upmanship among poets ...

Paris Review - The Art of Poetry No. 71, Ted Hughes

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Hughes continued on this theme with his next work of poetry entitled ... Following the publication of his 1983 work River, Ted Hughes was named poet laureate of Great Britain. .... Several of my favorite pieces in my book Crow I wrote traveling up and down Germany ..... Goethe called his work one big confession, didn't he?

Free confessional poetry Essays and Papers

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Free confessional poetry papers, essays, and research papers. ... such as this one, belong to a particular school of poetry known as Confessional Poetry. ... These poets—especially those who wrote confessional poetry—established their ... to the following questions can help establish the context of a poem and form the ...

On "Daddy" - English

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One form, homeopathic magic, is predicated on the belief that any representation ... The father is a "Panzer-man," but he is also called "gobbledy-goo. ... a Fascist"; but there is also the fatuousness of the lines following; "The boot in the face, the .... It was not Plath or any other confessional poet, but W....

USIA - Outline of American Literature - Chapter 7: American Poetry ...

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T raditional writers include acknowledged masters of traditional forms and diction ... Robert Penn Warren (1905-1989) ended one poem with the words "To love so .... by early American history and wrote self- critical, confessional poems in his ..... Deconstruction, applied to political as well as literary texts, called the status ...

THE FIRST CONFESSIONAL POETS | Anas Alokka - Academia.edu

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In the following lines I introduce the confessional poets and the main themes they use ... of a different kind of poetry, more relaxed and more colloquial than the one ..... My poems were called confessional because I wrote about the facts of my ...

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Sylvia Plath: Poems Confessional Poetry | GradeSaver

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Confessional poetry is a genre of poetry first identified in the decades ... other poets whose work typifies this style include Sylvia Plath, Theodore Roethke, and Anne Sexton. ... Anne Sexton wrote poetry that dealt with her personal life, including her ... One of her most significant works, To Bedlam and Part Way Back (1960), .....

Edward Byrne: "Examining the Poetry of Confession and ...

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Ever since Walt Whitman, our great father of American poetry, wrote the opening line for ... Almost exactly one hundred years after the 1855 publication of the first edition of .... isn't just a reporter of the so-called facts, Whitman, seems like an ... Following the confessional poets, and their emphasis on intimate narratives, m...

Confessional Poetry – Contemporary Poetry

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Oct 19, 2010 ... 1.3.1 Theodore Roethke; 1.3.2 Robert Lowell; 1.3.3 W. D. Snodgrass ... This type of poetry is commonly associated with work from the ... Elizabeth Bishop wrote that she disliked the poetic trend of, “more and ... The movement known as confessional poetry was defined by the quartet of closely related poets.