A Study Guide for Robert Browning s My Last Duchess

A Study Guide for Robert Browning s My Last Duchess

A Study Guide for Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; ...

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410336873

Category: Literary Criticism

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A Study Guide for Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.
Categories: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for Robert Browning s Porphyria s Lover

A Study Guide for Robert Browning s  Porphyria s Lover

Study. Compare and contrast “Porphyria's Lover” with another of Browning's dramatic monologues, such as “Johannes Agricola” or “My Last Duchess.” What similar patterns do you see in the writing? What differs in their tone and style?

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410355669

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 22

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A Study Guide for Robert Browning's "Porphyria's Lover," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.
Categories: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for Robert Browning s Meeting at Night

A Study Guide for Robert Browning s  Meeting at Night

He was the firstborn child of Robert Browning and Sarah Anna Wiedemann Browning, an accomplished pianist. ... some of his most famous early dramatic monologues, including “My Last Duchess” and “Soliloquy of the Spanish Cloister.

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410352415

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 18

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Categories: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni s My Mother Combs My Hair

A Study Guide for Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni s  My Mother Combs My Hair

considerations when he married her is fading, as the wrinkles around her eyes have increased since his departure. ... two of the following poems about marriage: Divakaruni's "My Mother Combs My Hair," Robert Browning's "My Last Duchess ...

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410353474

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 20

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A Study Guide for Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's "My Mother Combs My Hair," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Importance of the Concept of a Self image of Speakers within Dramatic Monologues

The Importance of the Concept of a Self image of Speakers within Dramatic Monologues

The intention of this essay is to find answers for these questions within the dramatic monologues studied during the seminar. In the course of this I make use of Robert Brownings "My Last Duchess" and Alfred Lord Tennyson's "Ulysses".

Author: Ronny Müller

Publisher: GRIN Verlag

ISBN: 9783656034018

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 10

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Essay from the year 2011 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: 2,3, University of Erfurt, course: Victorian Poetry, language: English, abstract: Identity, imagination, thought, emotions and behavior all have an association with the term self-image. Every person possesses a self-image, but how important is this self-image for that person? What are the significant points to work with if we are speaking about self-image? How are self-images influenced by other people, and what can individuals do to influence their own self-images in such a way as to realize personal wishes. The intention of this essay is to find answers for these questions within the dramatic monologues studied during the seminar. In the course of this I make use of Robert Brownings "My Last Duchess" and Alfred Lord Tennyson's "Ulysses".
Categories: Literary Criticism

A Study Guide for William Blake s The Fly

A Study Guide for William Blake s  The Fly

The form was used famously by Robert Browning in poems such as "My Last Duchess" and "The Bishop Orders His Tomb." It is not an exact fit to call "The Fly" a dramatic monologue, although some critics have, but it has some similarity to ...

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410346148

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 27

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A Study Guide for William Blake's "The Fly," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Poetry for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Poetry for Students for all of your research needs.
Categories: Literary Criticism

American and British Poetry

American and British Poetry

A Guide to the Criticism, 1925-1978 Harriet Semmes Alexander. pp . 349-51 . ... “ Browning's ' My Last Duchess , ' Tulane Studies in English 10 ( 1960 ) , 117-28 . ... CLEANTH BROOKS , JOHN THIBAUT Purser , and ROBERT PENN WARREN .

Author: Harriet Semmes Alexander

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 0719017068

Category: American poetry

Page: 486

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Categories: American poetry

A Study Guide for Margaret Atwood s Half Hanged Mary

A Study Guide for Margaret Atwood s  Half Hanged Mary

The poem is in the form of a dramatic monologue. The dramatic monologue was made famous by the nineteenthcentury English poet Robert Browning in poems such as “My Last Duchess” and “Andrea del Sarto.” According to M. H. Abrams in A ...

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410347596

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 20

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Categories: Literary Criticism

Study Guide to the Victorian Poets

Study Guide to the Victorian Poets

Robert Browning is today best remembered for the series of rich character portraits found in his series of dramatic monologues. From the start of his ... This answer will treat “My Last Duchess” as an example of the dramatic monologue.

Author: Intelligent Education

Publisher: Influence Publishers

ISBN: 9781645424796

Category: Study Aids

Page: 174

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A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for the most inventive and highly-regarded poets of the Victorian era, including Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Robert Browning, Matthew Arnold, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris, Algernon Charles Swinburne, and Gerard Manley Hopkins. These prolific poets are recognized for their distinctive responses to the tremendous social, political, and religious upheavals of their era. As a collection of Victorian-era poetry, these poems capture the great tensions and pressures that existed beneath the optimism and serenity that characterized the nineteenth century. Moreover, these poets represent an important link between the Romantic Movement and the Modernist Movement of the twentieth century. This Bright Notes Study Guide includes notes and commentary on literary classics such as Tennyson’s “In Memoriam,” Browning’s “Andrea Del Sarto,” Arnold’s “Dover Beach,” and Rossetti’s “The Blessed Damozel,” helping students to thoroughly explore the reasons they have stood the literary test of time. Each Bright Notes Study Guide contains: - Introductions to the Author and the Work - Character Summaries - Plot Guides - Section and Chapter Overviews - Test Essay and Study Q&As The Bright Notes Study Guide series offers an in-depth tour of more than 275 classic works of literature, exploring characters, critical commentary, historical background, plots, and themes. This set of study guides encourages readers to dig deeper in their understanding by including essay questions and answers as well as topics for further research.
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The College Writer A Guide to Thinking Writing and Researching

The College Writer  A Guide to Thinking  Writing  and Researching

For example, the formalist may ask the following questions concerning Robert Browning's poem “My Last Duchess”: How ... Broader historical studies explore social and intellectual currents, showing links between an author's work and the ...

Author: Randall VanderMey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285974439

Category: Education

Page: 752

View: 438

Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER is a fully updated four-in-one book-with a rhetoric, a reader, a research guide, and a handbook-for users at any skill level. Throughout the book, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing-from voice to documentation-and offer models for users' own papers. The fifth edition features a greater focus on writing across the curriculum, further supported within the research chapters by additional coverage of report writing, primary research, and avoiding plagiarism. Each student text is packaged with a free Cengage Essential Reference Card to the MLA HANDBOOK, Eighth Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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The College Writer A Guide to Thinking Writing and Researching Brief

The College Writer  A Guide to Thinking  Writing  and Researching  Brief

For example, the formalist may ask the following questions concerning Robert Browning's poem “My Last Duchess”: How ... Broader historical studies explore social and intellectual currents, showing links between an author's work and the ...

Author: Randall VanderMey

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285974699

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 608

View: 354

Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER, BRIEF, is a fully updated three-in-one book-with a rhetoric, a reader, and a research guide-for users at any skill level. Throughout the book, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing-from voice to documentation-and offer models for users' own papers. The fifth edition features a greater focus on writing across the curriculum, further supported within the research chapters by additional coverage of report writing, primary research, and avoiding plagiarism. Each student text is packaged with a free Cengage Essential Reference Card to the MLA HANDBOOK, Eighth Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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English Language Arts Grade 11 Module 1

English Language Arts  Grade 11 Module 1

Developing and Relating Elements of a Text, Teacher Guide PCG Education ... Lesson Text Learning Outcomes/Goals 1 “My Last Duchess,” Robert Browning, lines 1-8 In this first lesson of grade 11, students are introduced to Accountable ...

Author: PCG Education

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119123408

Category: Education

Page: 480

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Paths to College and Career Jossey-Bass and PCG Education are proud to bring the Paths to College and Career English Language Arts (ELA) curriculum and professional development resources for grades 6–12 to educators across the country. Originally developed for EngageNY and written with a focus on the shifts in instructional practice and student experiences the standards require, Paths to College and Career includes daily lesson plans, guiding questions, recommended texts, scaffolding strategies and other classroom resources. Paths to College and Career is a concrete and practical ELA instructional program that engages students with compelling and complex texts. At each grade level, Paths to College and Career delivers a yearlong curriculum that develops all students' ability to read closely and engage in text-based discussions, build evidence-based claims and arguments, conduct research and write from sources, and expand their academic vocabulary. Paths to College and Career's instructional resources address the needs of all learners, including students with disabilities, English language learners, and gifted and talented students. This enhanced curriculum provides teachers with freshly designed Teacher Guides that make the curriculum more accessible and flexible, a Teacher Resource Book for each module that includes all of the materials educators need to manage instruction, and Student Journals that give students learning tools for each module and a single place to organize and document their learning. As the creators of the Paths ELA curriculum for grades 6–12, PCG Education provides a professional learning program that ensures the success of the curriculum. The program includes: Nationally recognized professional development from an organization that has been immersed in the new standards since their inception. Blended learning experiences for teachers and leaders that enrich and extend the learning. A train-the-trainer program that builds capacity and provides resources and individual support for embedded leaders and coaches. Paths offers schools and districts a unique approach to ensuring college and career readiness for all students, providing state-of-the-art curriculum and state-of-the-art implementation.
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A Study Guide for Margaret Atwood s Rape Fantasies

A Study Guide for Margaret Atwood s  Rape Fantasies

Study. Compare “Rape Fantasies” with another firstperson narrative addressed to a silent listener, Robert Browning's poem “My Last Duchess.” Discuss how both authors develop their characters by what they have their characters say.

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410356222

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 19

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Categories: Literary Criticism

The College Writer A Guide to Thinking Writing and Researching Brief

The College Writer  A Guide to Thinking  Writing  and Researching  Brief

For example, the formalist may ask the following questions concerning Robert Browning's poem “My Last Duchess”: How do the main ... For example, an author-centered study examines the writer's 1 2 3 4 life—showing connections, contrasts, ...

Author: John Van Rys

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337514668

Category: Education

Page: 608

View: 500

Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER, BRIEF, is a fully updated three-in-one text -- with a rhetoric, a reader, and a research guide -- for students at any skill level. Throughout the text, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing -- from voice to documentation -- and offer guidance for students' own papers. The sixth edition features fully refreshed sample essays, stronger instruction in argumentative writing, revamped activities and projects, and citation and documentation updates based on the MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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The College Writer A Guide to Thinking Writing and Researching

The College Writer  A Guide to Thinking  Writing  and Researching

For example, the formalist may ask the following questions concerning Robert Browning's poem “My Last Duchess”: How do the main ... For example, an author-centered study examines the writer's 1 2 3 4 life—showing connections, contrasts, ...

Author: John Van Rys

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781337514651

Category: Education

Page: 768

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Combining streamlined instruction in the writing process with outstanding accessibility, THE COLLEGE WRITER is a fully updated four-in-one text with a rhetoric, a reader, a research guide, and a handbook for students at any skill level. Throughout the text, numerous student and professional writing samples highlight important features of academic writing -- from voice to documentation -- and offer guidance for students' own papers. The sixth edition features fully refreshed sample essays, stronger instruction in argumentative writing, revamped activities and projects, and citation and documentation updates based on the MLA Handbook, 8th Edition. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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The Poetry Toolkit The Essential Guide to Studying Poetry

The Poetry Toolkit  The Essential Guide to Studying Poetry

Robert Browning, 'My Last Duchess' (1842), ll. 43-7. A decade or so later, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, in her dramatic monologue, 'The Runaway Slave' (1850), used the shock of witnessing a mother recount how she murdered her own child ...

Author: Rhian Williams

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781441106896

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 288

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With examples from an extensive range of poets from Chaucer to today, The Poetry Toolkit offers simple and clear explanations of key terms, genres and concepts that enable readers to develop a richer, more sophisticated approach to reading, thinking and writing about poems. Combining an easy-to-use reference format defining and illustrating key concepts, forms and topics, with in-depth practice readings and further exercises, the book helps students master the study of poetry for themselves. Now in its second edition, The Poetry Toolkit includes a wider range of examples from contemporary poetry and more American poetry. In addition, an extended close reading section now offers practice comparative readings of the kind students are most likely to be asked to undertake, as well as readings informed by contemporary environmental and urban approaches. The book is also supported by extensive online resources, including podcasts, weblinks, guides to further reading and advanced study guides to reading poetry theoretically.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The College Writer A Guide to Thinking Writing and Researching

The College Writer  A Guide to Thinking  Writing  and Researching

For example, the formalist may ask the following questions concerning Robert Browning's poem “My Last Duchess”: How do ... For example, an author-centered study examines the writer's life—showing connections, contrasts, and conflicts ...

Author: John Van Rys

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9780357505953

Category: Education

Page: 720

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No matter where you are in the writing process or how confident you are in your writing, THE COLLEGE WRITER: A GUIDE TO THINKING, WRITING, AND RESEARCHING, 7E offers valuable guidance and support. This fully updated four-in-one resource provides a rhetoric, reader, research guide, and complete handbook for writers of any skill level. Updated professional and student writing samples highlight important features of academic writing -- from organization to documentation -- while modeling strategies and timely topics to use in your own papers. A reader-friendly organization leads you through the process of composing critical academic and research-based essays. Revisions emphasize how to craft strong paragraphs and thesis statements as well as how to analyze and respond to readings. Updates also address how to evaluate and compose multimodal texts that combine several modes, such as written and spoken language and visuals, as you prepare to communicate effectively. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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The Importance of the Concept of a Self Image of Speakers Within Dramatic Monologues

The Importance of the Concept of a Self Image of Speakers Within Dramatic Monologues

In “My Last Duchess”3, Robert Browning perfectly balanced a genre which is one of the highest forms of a lyrical poem, ... 6 H. Bloom, Comprehensive research and study guide, Robert Browning, Bloom`s Major Poets, New York, 2001, p. 16.

Author: Ronny Müller

Publisher: GRIN Verlag

ISBN: 9783656034292

Category:

Page: 28

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Essay from the year 2011 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: 2,3, University of Erfurt, course: Victorian Poetry, language: English, abstract: Identity, imagination, thought, emotions and behavior all have an association with the term self-image. Every person possesses a self-image, but how important is this self-image for that person? What are the significant points to work with if we are speaking about self-image? How are self-images influenced by other people, and what can individuals do to influence their own self-images in such a way as to realize personal wishes. The intention of this essay is to find answers for these questions within the dramatic monologues studied during the seminar. In the course of this I make use of Robert Brownings "My Last Duchess" and Alfred Lord Tennyson's "Ulysses."
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The Browning Cyclopaedia A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning

The Browning Cyclopaedia  A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning

He is standing before the portrait of his last duchess , for he is a widower , and is telling his companion that " the depth and passion of her earnest glance ” was not reserved for her husband alone , but the slightest courtesy or ...

Author: Edward Berdoe

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Distri

ISBN:

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Page: 577

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The Browning Cyclop dia A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning

The Browning Cyclop  dia  A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning

Now Duhl enters as stealthily as a serpent, cuts the headstall, mounts her, and is “launched on the desert like bolt ... He is standing before the portrait of his last duchess, for he is a widower, and is telling his companion that “the ...

Author: Edward Berdoe

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN: EAN:4064066100513

Category: Fiction

Page: 644

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"The Browning Cyclopædia: A Guide to the Study of the Works of Robert Browning" by Edward Berdoe. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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