250 words response (comparing poets dickinson and whitman) | american literature


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Dickinson and Whitman are two grave poets from the antebellum epoch. They are very divergent, twain in stipulations of construct (what their poetry looks enjoy on the page) and fascinated. Write a comparison, using lays from the assigned lection, that encloses at last three stipulations (ode, sonnet, lament, occasional lay, flighty, unhindered cord, limerick, imagery, reference,alliteration, personification, simile, similitude, stanza, tinkle object)  , as courteous as the poets' object in letter. What messages are they intricate to transmit in their poetry? Are they happy? Of the two poets, which one do you further and why?

(From The Norton Anthology American Literature, Shorther Ninth Edition, Beginnings to 1865) If don't entertain magnitude fascinate ask for pictures of the lays.


Emily DickinsonPoem 122 ("These are the days when Birds after back") (Vol , p.1251)Poem 207 ("I sensibility a liquor never brewed") (Vol 1, p. 1252)Poem 236 ("Some guard the Sabbath going to Church") (Vol 1, p. 1253)

Walt Whitman

"Crossing Brooklyn Ferry" (Vol 1, pp. 1135-1139)