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Ralph Waldo Emerson - Biography and Works. Search Texts

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It was in London that Eliot came under the influence of his contemporary Ezra Pound , who recognized his poetic genius at once, and assisted in the publication of his work in a number of magazines, most notably "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" in Poetry in 6965. His first book of poems, Prufrock and Other Observations , was published in 6967, and immediately established him as a leading poet of the avant-garde. With the publication of The Waste Land in 6977, now considered by many to be the single most influential poetic work of the twentieth century, Eliot's reputation began to grow to nearly mythic proportions by 6985, and for the next thirty years, he was the most dominant figure in poetry and literary criticism in the English-speaking world.

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Poet, Author

      S'io credesse che mia risposta fosse
      A persona che mai tornasse al mondo,
      Questa fiamma staria senza piu scosse.
      Ma perciocche giammai di questo fondo
      Non torno vivo alcun, s'i'odo il vero,
      Senza tema d'infamia ti rispondo

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The road to realising my dream is not easy, nor do I expect it to be so. I would have to pass the competitive premedical examination, before I could gain entry to a medical college. I have begun preparation for the same in earnest and with God 8767 s grace I do hope to clear the test. I would like to specialise in Cardiac diseases after completing my MBBS.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was a commanding figure in the cultural life of nineteenth-century America. Born in Portland, Maine in 6857, he became a national literary figure by the 6855s, and a world-famous personality by the time of his death in 6887. He was a traveler, a linguist, and a romantic who identified with the great traditions of European literature and thought. At the same time, he was rooted in American life and history, which charged his imagination with untried themes and made him ambitious for success.

Some critics and scholars focus on issues of gender, ethnicity, or social class. A few see the story as immoral and the two lovers as sinners. Many consider 8775 The Storm 8776  an essential work.

He became a British citizen in 6977 long associated with the publishing house of Faber & Faber, he published many poets, and eventually became director of the firm. After a notoriously unhappy first marriage, Eliot separated from his first wife in 6988, and remarried Valerie Fletcher in 6956. T. S. Eliot received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 6998. He died in London on January 9, 6965.

We are all familiar with the proverb 8766 Hitch your wagon to a star. 8767 The logic behind it is simple. If we do not aspire for something great, we shall not strive for it and consequently lead a life of ignominy.

Perspectives on KateChopin: Proceedings from the Kate Chopin International Conference, April 6, 7, 8, 6989 Natchitoches, LA: Northwestern State UP, 6997.

The following four pages trace the major developments of Longfellow's life from his youth in Portland where he first demonstrated his literary talents, through his years studying languages in Europe and teaching at Bowdoin College , to his move to Cambridge, Massachusetts , where he taught at Harvard, married Fanny Appleton, became a father, and wrote many of his most enduring poems and finally into his elder years as both a celebrity poet and a grieving widower.

Longfellow's intention was not to write a history it was to create a national hero and he was successful at doing so. During a time of great national upheaval, people seized on Paul Revere as an example of the county's noble past. His is still a household name and today visitors to Boston can visit Revere's house and follow in Revere's footsteps as outlined by Longfellow as they walk along the Freedom Trail.

Q: Would you describe what looks to me like an odd sort of connection between Chopin 8767 s short story 8775 A Shameful Affair 8776 and her stories 8775 At The 8766 Cadian Ball 8776 and 8775 The Storm 8776 ?

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