• Browning
    Robert Browning: Dramatic Monologue There are many different types of writing, and many different types of writers. Robert Browning is a poetic writer that used Dramatic Monologue. Dramatic Monologues were not always used in poetic writing, and Robert Browning was the first poet to use this technique...
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  • Comparison Between My Last Duchess & Ulysses Regarding Dramatic Monologue
    Question : What is a dramatic monologue? Which of the two, in your opinion, is the stronger dramatic monologue in Tennyson’s “Ulysses” or Browning's “My Last Duchess”? Answer : Traditionally dramatic monologue is a lyrical poem in the form of speech spoken by a single man. It is dramatic because it begins...
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  • Robert Browning and the Dramatic Monologue
    Gabrielle Stith Denton English 12-2 May 13, 2004 Robert Browning and the Dramatic Monologue Controlling Purpose: to analyze selected works of Robert Browning. I. Brief overview of Browning A. Greatest Poet B. Family Life II. Brief overview of "My Last Duchess" A. Descriptive adjectives ...
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  • Dramatic Monologues: a Brief Introduction
    Dramatic Monologues: According to M.H. Abrahms, dramatic monologue is a poetic form, "a lengthy speech by a single person", addressing a silent listener, intended to convey his or her inner thoughts and emotions. It can be rewritten in jargonised terms as 'a cross or hybrid of the...
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  • Achievement of Self-Expression Through Concealment in Dramatic Monologue
    How does the dramatic monologue achieve self expression through concealment? Discuss with reference to any three Browning poems. When discussing the poetic form of dramatic monologue it is rare that it is not associated with and its usage attributed to the poet Robert Browning. Robert Browning has been...
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  • sons and lovers
    Browning and the Dramatic Monologue Celebratons honoring the bi-centennial of Robert Browning’s birth are taking place on each side of the Atlantic. In late June, a conference sponsored by the Browning Society of London focused on a particular aspect of Browning’s work–the dramatic monologue. For those who...
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  • My Last Duchess
    My Last Duchess By: Kristel George E-mail: Pandora09@aol.com "My Last Duchess" One of the greatest Victorian poets and masters of the dramatic monologue, Robert Browning was born in London on the seventh of May in 1812. His father was a clerk at the Bank of England and mostly educated Browning...
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  • My Last Duchess
    ‘My Last Duchess’ as a Dramatic Monologue A Dramatic monologue is a form of poetry where the speaker in the poem gives the readers a deep insight into his thoughts. It is different from a soliloquy since a dramatic monologue always has an implied audience. Dramatic monologue although originated well...
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  • Comparative Study Between Ulysess and My Last Duchess
    written by Lord Tennyson and is a poem about a mythical Greek character and is a dramatic monologue. Another poem that is a dramatic monologue is "My Last Duchess", by Robert Browning. Both poems are similar, for example they are both structured similarly, and are both different, one difference being...
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  • The Poop
    Robert Browning is remembered for his mastery at capturing the essence and power of the dramatic monologue. Through symbolism, structure and technique, Browning creates the model of the ideal dramatic monologue in the poem, "My Last Duchess." "My Last Duchess" was published in 1845. "Ferrara" is the...
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  • ulysses as a dramatic monologue
    Victorian literature-12PENC14 ULYSSES AS A DRAMATIC MONOLOGUE A Dramatic monologue is a lyric poem in which a single imaginary speaker or a historical personage expresses his thoughts and feelings to an imaginary silent audience.  The dramatic monologue as we understand it today "is a lyric poem...
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  • browining
    There can be no reduction of Robert Browning to optimism or pessimism. His renowned dramatic monologues are intense psychological studies often mad and horrific minds. In Fra Lippo Lippi, for instance, Browning takes a very unsavory character and challenges readers to discover the goodness, or life-affirming...
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  • Tithonus
    recall their gifts" (49). This dramatic monologue is characteristic of Tennyson.<br><br>Tithonus is an excellent example of a dramatic monologue. There is a speaker, Tithonus, who is not the poet. There is an audience-the gods. Another characteristic of a dramatic monologue found in Tithonus is an exchange...
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  • Poetry Assesment
    He addresses the need to be more in touch with society as a passionate cry for help. This poem can be seen as a warning to mankind because of the dramatic tone in which the poem is written in. Wordsworth complains about the lack of compassion for the natural world around us. Mankind is too concerned...
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  • Karshish by Robert Browning
    Strange Medical Experience of Karshish, the Arab Physician" is a dramatic monologue in which Karshish writes to Abib about his experiencing the miracle of Jesus, when he raises Lazarus from the dead. "Karshish" is a dramatic monologue containing most of the tenets of Browning. Although "Karshish"...
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  • The Failings of the Duke
    stunning example of a dramatic monologue. A dramatic monologue is a piece spoken by one person to a known or unknown listener. In a dramatic monologue the speaker reveals much about himself, such as his personality, ego, and secrets. Robert Browning is one of the greatest writers of dramatic monologue, and...
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  • English
    in poetry are onomatopoeia, alliteration, assonance, rhyming, simile and metaphors. One of the most popular and often used forms is dramatic monologue. Dramatic monologue is a kind of poem in which a single character other than the poet speaks to a silent ‘audience’ of one or more persons. Usually these...
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  • Figure of Speech
    of resemblance between the two different object or event must be clearly brought out. Such words are used for comparison : ‘like’ or ‘as’. A simple example of Robert Burns, “O my love’s like a red rose.” Errors like strews upon the surface flow. The younger brother is as good as gold. Epic Simile:...
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  • Comparison of the Use of a Dramatic Monolgue
    Comparison of the use of a dramatic monologue. In 'Porphyria's Lover' and 'My Last Duchess', Browning uses several features of dramatic monologue in order to engage and sustain the interest of the audience. This style of monologue is spoken by a character, which is not the poet, and is usually projected...
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  • bruce dawe
    recruits being shouted at. It serves to catch our attention. Note the use of spaces and pauses: these show a dramatic monologue, because they are natural spaces to take breath. Dramatic monologues give insight into the speaker, their situation, and the people around the speaker and their reactions. "Pitter-patter"...
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