Web Results

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Ballad_of_Reading_Gaol

About five months after Wilde arrived at Reading Gaol, Charles Thomas Wooldridge, a trooper in the Royal Horse Guards, ...

The Ballad of Reading Gaol Summary | GradeSaver

www.gradesaver.com/the-ballad-of-reading-gaol/study-guide/summary

The The Ballad of Reading Gaol Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author ...

Poem of the week: The Ballad of Reading Gaol | Books | The Guardian

www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2009/mar/23/oscar-wilde-ballad-reading-gaol-poem

Mar 23, 2009 ... This week's choice is Oscar Wilde's indictment of the Victorian penal system, The Ballad of Reading Gaol.

The Ballad of Reading Gaol Summary - eNotes.com

www.enotes.com/topics/ballad-reading-gaol

The Ballad of Reading Gaol is the only major work that Wilde produced after his release from prison on May 19, 1897. By mid-October, he had finished this poem  ...

Oscar Wilde and The Ballad of Reading Gaol - Prison Voices

www.prisonvoices.org/?p=2495

May 12, 2015 ... This research blog will investigate Oscar Wilde and the importance of the form of a ballad, in his epic poem The Ballad of Reading Gaol and ...

Each Man Kills The Thing He Loves | - The Power of Narrative

lauraleeauthor.wordpress.com/2015/04/02/each-man-kills-the-thing-he-loves/

Apr 2, 2015 ... I think of this when I reflect on the poem The Ballad of Reading Gaol. The ballad, written after Wilde's release from the jail, vividly recalled the ...

The Ballad of Reading Gaol Themes - eNotes.com

www.enotes.com/topics/ballad-reading-gaol/themes

Writing the poem within months of his release from prison proved cathartic to Wilde and restored his confidence in his creative powers. Wilde had been ...

Wilde and his experience in prison - Revistas Científicas ...

revistas.ucm.es/index.php/EIUC/article/download/EIUC0000110259A/8245

In the present article I carry out an analysis of the interrelationship of the syntactic and metrical structures in The Ballad of Reading Gaol. The purpose of this ...

The Ballad of Reading Gaol by Oscar Wilde - The British Library

www.bl.uk/collection-items/the-ballad-of-reading-gaol-by-oscar-wilde

A month before his second letter appeared in 1898, Wilde published the Ballad of Reading Gaol, a grimly realistic poem which describes the hanging of Charles ...

Oscar Wilde: Imprisonment & Death - Shmoop

www.shmoop.com/oscar-wilde/imprisonment-death.html

Wilde wrote a poem, "The Ballad of Reading Gaol," that expressed the despair and shame he felt in prison. Beyond that, he wrote little else. He contracted ...

More Info

The Ballad of Reading Gaol by Oscar Wilde: Summary & Analysis ...

study.com

Many have written on their experiences in prison, but perhaps not so many as poignantly as Oscar Wilde. Keep reading this lesson to find a synopsis...

The Ballad of Reading Gaol by Oscar Wilde - Poetry Foundation

www.poetryfoundation.org

Related Poem Content Details. By Oscar Wilde. I. He did not wear his scarlet coat ,. For blood and wine are red,. And blood and wine were on his hands.

The Ballad of Reading Gaol Analysis - eNotes.com

www.enotes.com

Dive deep into Oscar Wilde's The Ballad of Reading Gaol with extended analysis, commentary, and discussion.