Explain the use of symbols, style, and structure of the poem by Tennyson


Alfred, Lord Tennyson was a prominent English poet during the Victorian era. He was born in 1809 and died in 1892. He is best known for his long narrative poems, such as “The Lady of Shalott,” “Ulysses,” and “The Charge of the Light Brigade.” He was also a Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom during … Read more

Adam’s curse Summary & Analysis

Adam's curse

It was the eminent poet William Butler Yeats who wrote the poem Adam’s Curse which was (first) published in his poetic volume In the Seven Woods (1904). The poet, through this poem, describes poetry, love as well as beauty in general as hard work. It is a late summer evening when the speaker of Adam’s … Read more